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Canadian Pharmacies

  1. Google Under Fire Again for Providing Easy Access to Prescription Drugs

    You may remember the 2011 debacle when Google paid $500 million to avoid criminal prosecution by the Department of Justice for profiting from ads by Canadian pharmacies illegally selling prescription and non-prescription drugs.

  2. Google Forfeiture: Government Splits $500 Million

    Five agencies that participated in the investigation of Google for distributing paid search ads for Canadian pharmacies that illegally shipping drugs into the U.S.will split $230 million of the $500 million Google forfeited to avoid prosecution by...

  3. Google’s 13th Birthday: 12 Top Stories From the Past 12 Months

    Google faced several lows – luring Bing into public fights, revealing their Facebook envy, releasing baffling algorithmic improvements, facing public humiliation in the form of mainstream news stories calling out the quality of Google’s results...

  4. Google Pays $500M to Avoid DOJ Prosecution on Drug Ads

    Google was under investigation for profiting off advertising from Canadian pharmacies illegally selling prescription and non-prescription drugs. According to a Google spokesperson: "We banned the advertising of prescription drugs in the

  5. 'Rogue' Drug Ads May Cost Google $500 Million

    This investigation may date back to at least February 2010, when Google updated its AdWords policy, deciding to "only accept ads from pharmacies accredited by the National Association Boards of Pharmacy VIPPS program, and from online pharmacies in...