Tough Pill to Swallow: Court Imposes Over $3 Million in Civil Penalties On Dietary Supplement Company

Tough Pill to Swallow: Court Imposes Over $3 Million in Civil Penalties On Dietary Supplement Company

On March 31, 2015, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia issued an opinion, granting the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) motion for a final order providing injunctive relief, monetary relief, and civil penalties against Daniel Chapter One and James Feijo for making claims that Daniel Chapter One’s dietary supplements could treat, cure, or prevent cancer, inhibit tumors, and lessen adverse side effects of radiation and chemotherapy.