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Fake Pharma Websites Bring Fentanyl Right to Your Laptop

Elaine Mallon

Apr 6, 2022

The U.S. Department of Justice has charged five men from different states last month with being part of a $12 million drug-smuggling scheme, selling prescription drugs and steroids largely manufactured outside the United States online and on various social media platforms. UC San Diego professor Tim Mackey co-founded S-3 Research to combat drug traffickers on social media platforms and search engines — including Snapchat.

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