In September, following a Verge report detailing scams conducted through misleading drug and alcohol treatment advertising on Google, the company began pulling addiction treatment-related ads in the US. In January, Google did the same in the UK follo...
Google will accept addiction treatment ads again, a year after suspending them for being rife with scams (GOOG)
On Monday, Google told Reuters that it would resume accepting U.S. addiction treatment center ads starting in July.
It's been a year since the company stopped accepting ads of this nature due to issues with misleading and deceptive content.
Treatment centers will be able to run ads after being vetted by LegitScript, a firm in Portland, Ore.
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