Texas sues Pfizer, says company lied about efficacy of COVID vaccine
THE STATE OF TEXAS HAS SUED PFIZER OVER ITS COVID-19 VACCINES –
CLAIMING THE COMPANY MISREPRESENTED THE **EFFICACY OF THE SHOTS.
PFIZER CLAIMED ITS VACCINE WAS 95 PERCENT EFFECTIVE BECAUSE IT OFFERED A “RELATIVE RISK REDUCTION” FOR PEOPLE WHO TOOK IT.
TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL KEN PAXTON SAYS – THE STUDY IN WHICH THAT STAT WAS PRODUCED –
ALSO SAW LESS THAN ONE PERCENT OF “ABSOLUTE RISK REDUCTION” IN VACCINE RECIPIENTS.
PAXTON – LEADING THE LAWSUIT AGAINST ONE OF PHARMA’S BIGGEST –
SAYS PFIZER MISREPRESENTED THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ITS COVID VACCINE –
CLAIMING PROFITS WAS TOP OF MIND.
WHICH – THE COMPANY’S OVERALL REVENUE – DID MORE THAN DOUBLE ONCE ITS COVID VACCINES RECEIVED FDA APPROVAL. THE PORTION OF ITS REVENUE RELATED TO COVID-19 IMMUNIZATIONS –
WAS MORE THAN 74 BILLION DOLLARS THE PAST TWO YEARS.
THE OTHER PART TO THE LAWSUIT. PAXTON ACCUSES PFIZER OF BEING PART OF THE CENSORSHIP EFFORT ON SOCIAL MEDIA TO FLAG POSTS THAT VOICED SKEPTICISM OVER PFIZER’S VACCINES.
THE LAWSUIT SAYS “In a nutshell, Pfizer deceived the public. Pfizer intentionally misrepresented the efficacy of its COVID-19 vaccine and censored persons who threatened to disseminate the truth in order to facilitate fast adoption of the product and expand its commercial opportunity.”
PAXTON: “We are pursuing justice for the people of Texas, many of whom were coerced by tyrannical vaccine mandates to take a defective product sold by lies.”
PFIZER SAYS THERE IS **NO MERIT TO THE TEXAS LAWSUIT.
THE COMPANY SAYS THEIR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT ITS COVID-19 VACCINE HAVE BEEN “SCIENCE-BASED” AND “ACCURATE.”