Lindsay Lohan‘s father Michael Lohan is in authorized hassle as soon as once more.
On April 23, the Celeb Rehab With Dr. Drew alum was arrested in Florida for allegedly bringing in sufferers to drug therapy facilities and receiving unlawful kickbacks for the service, in line with court docket paperwork and reserving information obtained by E! Information. Lohan, 60, is one among greater than 100 individuals who have been arrested for his or her alleged involvement within the so-called “affected person brokering” scheme, which got here after an investigation in Palm Seaside County.
Of Lohan’s arrest, State Lawyer Dave Aronberg mentioned in a press release to E! Information, “Mr. Lohan was investigated by our Sober Houses Activity Power and he is being charged with receiving kickbacks for referring sufferers to drug therapy. Affected person brokering corrupts our well being care system as a result of choices are motivated by greed as a substitute of a affected person’s wants. That is our Activity Power’s 117th arrest and won’t be our final.”
Lohan’s lawyer has not responded to our request for remark.
Lohan has spoken about his personal battle with substance abuse earlier than, and in 2011 appeared on Celeb Rehab the place he sought therapy for alcohol abuse. At the moment, Lohan is the host of Relevant Recovery Radio, the place he and Larry Wedekind talk about recovering from dependencies, together with medicine and alcohol.