TV News LIES

Monday, Nov 20th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Domestic (USA) UPS pays $40M to end online pharmacies probe

UPS pays $40M to end online pharmacies probe

E-mail Print PDF

UPSShipping company UPS has agreed to pay $40 million to end a federal criminal probe connected to its work for online pharmacies. The U.S. Department of Justice announced Friday that the Atlanta-based company would also "take steps" to block illicit online drug dealers from using their delivery service.

The DOJ says the fine amount is the money UPS collected from suspect online pharmacies.
UPS won't be charged with any crimes. Its biggest rival, FedEx Corp., has also been a target of the federal investigation.

The investigation of the two companies stems from a global campaign to shutter illicit online pharmacies launched in 2005. Since then, dozens of arrests have been made and thousands of websites closed worldwide as investigators continue to broaden the probe beyond the operators.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Lin-Manuel Miranda to Trump: 'We still need your help' in Puerto Rico

Miranda asks Trump for more help in Puero RicoLin-Manuel Miranda  wants President Trump to make up for a "lost weekend" delaying disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico. The...

Mel Tillis, longtime country singer and songwriter, dead at 85

Mel Tillis dead at 84dMel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and...

LaToya Cantrell elected New Orleans' first female mayor

LaToya CantrellLaToya Cantrell, a City Council member who first gained a political following as she worked to...

AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young dies at 64

AC/DC founder dies at 64 AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young has died after a long battle with dementia. He was 64. "Today it...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!