Animats writes: "The Wall Street Journal reports:
"Google Inc. is close to settling a U.S. criminal investigation into allegations it made hundreds of millions of dollars by accepting ads from online pharmacies that break U.S. laws." Google's acceptance of ads from unlicensed "online pharmacies" is considered profiting from illegal activity. The Washington Post writesthe inquiry could draw more attention to how vulnerable Google's automated system has been to the machinations of shady operators."
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