French drug company Servier to lodge appeal in weight-loss pill case

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PARIS - French drugmaker Servier said on Thursday it will lodge an appeal against a Paris court's decision that found the company guilty of manslaughter and deception in the weight-loss pill Mediator case.

The court has also fined the company 2.7 million euros ($3.21 million).

($1 = 0.8399 euros)

(Reporting by Matthieu Protard. Editing by Jane Merriman)

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