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Instagram lets teen users find drugs in just 2 clicks, claims research group

Instagram lets teen users find drugs in just 2 clicks, claims research group

Instagram allows teen users to reach an account selling drugs like Xanax in two clicks, according to an investigation by Tech Transparency Project (TTP). TTP created multiple fake Instagram accounts of minors aged between 13 and 17 for their research. They claimed that Instagrams algorithms helped underage accounts connect directly with dealers selling everything from opioids to party drugs..

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