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Clive Palmer asked for name and logo of his foundation on 33m doses of donated hydroxychloroquine

Early in pandemic ex MP intended drugs as Covid treatment but they were never used outside clinical trials

Clive Palmer requested that his name and logo be printed on 33m doses of hydroxychloroquine that he donated to the Australian medical stockpile last year as a potential treatment for Covid-19.

Correspondence obtained by the Guardian under freedom of information laws reveals the former MP told health department officials he would source the anti-malarial drugs from China on condition that a “small copy” of the Palmer Foundation logo was printed on the packets, along with a message stating they had been “donated by the Palmer Foundation for the benefit of the Australian people”.

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