Belle Gibson Faces Consumer Affairs Investigation Consumer Affairs Victoria has requested more information from cancer charlatan Belle Gibson as its investigation into allegations of fundraising fraud at her wellness empire intensifies. The consumer watchdog began investigating Ms Gibson in March after it was revealed she faked cancer to market her The Whole Pantry … [Read more...] about Investigations in to Belle Gibson deepen as Consumer Affairs probes further.
Wellbeing and health entrepreneur Belle Gibson will reportedly not face charges after police dropped an investigation into her business empire. Officers visited Ms Gibson’s home in early March, but News Corp reports Victoria Police have decided not proceed further. Ms Gibson, 23, shot to online fame after she claimed to be beating terminal brain cancer through her nutrition … [Read more...] about Belle Gibson avoids Fraud Charges. Police drop case.
A MELBOURNE family whose seven-year-old son is battling terminal brain cancer fear besieged health guru Belle Gibson used their story to help validate her own cancer claims. Penne and Wolfgang Schwarz say there are glaring similarities between their son Joshua’s devastating diagnosis and Gibson’s miraculous cancer survival claims. Gibson, 23, befriended Ms Schwarz on social … [Read more...] about Belle Gibson scares family of sick little boy
"Two things about Belle Gibson are hard to believe," began a story in a popular lifestyle magazine. "The first is that she's only 26 years old, and the second is she has terminal brain cancer." The first of these details has now been disproved. The second is under a cloud after contradictory claims about the Melbourne app developer and health blogger's medical history were … [Read more...] about Supporters turn on Belle Gibson
Tech giant Apple and publishing house Penguin are facing a wave of criticism after revelations their author and app-developer Belle Gibson's cancer survival story may have been embellished. And next month's overseas release of The Whole Pantry recipe book is now in doubt, with major US publisher Simon & Schuster confirming it will investigate Ms Gibson's biography and … [Read more...] about Refund calls over ‘cancer survivor’ Belle Gibson’s book and app sales