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Jacques Servier, center, founder of Servier Laboratories, sits with his lawyers during the opening of the trial at Nanterre's court house, outside Paris, Monday, May 14, 2012. A French court has opened the first of trials over a drug for diabetes commonly used to lose weight and suspected of killing at least 500 people. The pharmaceutical group Servier is suspected of "aggravated deception" for hiding the fact that the drug known as Mediator contained an amphetamine, benfluorex _ removed from the market in 2009 after being found to thicken heart valves. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

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