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Chris Stern was dismissed from his position as chairman and chief executive of Oxygen Biotherapeutics for allegedly lying on his résumé and engaging in unreported securities deals, The Wall Street Journal reports. Stern received his doctorate from Trinity College & University, which is an unaccredited institution, and not from Trinity University as he had claimed and, further, he teaches at St. Galler Business School, not St.

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