Health Blogger Who Claimed She "Healed" Her Terminal Brain Cancer Facing Million Dollar Lawsuit
The health blogger had an online audience of millions who believed she cured her terminal brain cancer with a wholefood diet.
Health blogger Belle Gibson, who profited from false cancer claims last year, is facing more than a million dollars in fines from Consumer Affairs Victoria.
Consumer Affairs Victoria will take legal action against Gibson's company, Inkerman Road Nominees Pty Ltd, as well as against Gibson, who is the sole director.
"Following an in-depth investigation into alleged contraventions of the Australian Consumer Law and Australian Consumer Law ... Consumer Affairs Victoria Director Simon Cohen has applied for leave to commence proceedings against Inkerman Road Nominees Pty Ltd," said CAV in a statement.