Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
August 28, 2013 - The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has immediately suspended the Michigan license to practice as a chiropractor of Paul D. Kelly, D.C., of Cadillac, Michigan based on his felony conviction in the United States District Court, Western District of Michigan.
On December 3, 2012, Kelly was convicted of one felony count of Income Tax Evasion. Kelly was sentenced to imprisonment for a period of 24 months, to be followed by two years of supervised release with terms, and ordered to pay $279,145.00 in restitution and a $100.00 assessment.
On August 20, 2013, LARA issued an order summarily suspending Kelly’s license pursuant to the Public Health Code which provides for the mandatory summary suspension of a health professional’s license upon the conviction of a felony, a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for a maximum term of two years, or a controlled substance-related conviction.
For more information on disciplinary actions taken by the health professional licensing boards within LARA, please go to http://www.michigan.gov/healthlicense, and click on Licensing for Health Professionals.