When a lawyer of San Francisco threatens a scientific journal for having published an article which alter the economic interests of his client there is a problem. But when the scientific journal retracts the article saying there is a conflict of interest there is really an expression of concern.
The full article of retraction watch his readable here.
An other article have been retracted for politic reasons here.
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