San Gabriel Valley Doctor Faces Federal Charges for Writing Illegal Prescriptions

Rx photoDr. Daniel Cham of San Gabriel Valley has pleaded not guilty to federal charges stemming from allegations he illegally wrote thousands of prescriptions for powerful and addictive prescription drugs.

Cham was arraigned on 31 counts and is charged with drug trafficking, money laundering, fraud, and making false statements to federal authorities. He will go to trial on December 16, 2014.

The DCA Division of Investigation Health Quality Investigation Unit’s San Dimas Field Office assisted federal authorities on this case.

Read more details on this case from the U.S. Department of Justice news release here.