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Cancer doctor gave needless chemo in $35m fraud, prosecutors say

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Prosecutors in Michigan say that Dr. Farid Fata, a trusted oncologist with more than 1,000 patients, would tell people they had cancer when they didn't, then order chemotherapy treatment as part of an alleged $35 million fraud.
Watch the video report by TODAY National Investigative Correspondent Jeff Rossen above or <a href="http://www.today.com/news/cancer-doctor-gave-needless-chemo-35m-fraud-prosecutors-say-6C10913890" target="_blank">click here to read the story</a>.
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