Investigation

UNPROVEN, UNSAFE

As part of a first-of-its-kind review, Spotlight PA investigated claims made on Pennsylvania cannabis companies’ websites and found a wide range of misleading or even dangerous tactics.

by Ed Mahon
Spotlight PA
Illustration by Leise Hook for Spotlight PA
An illustration shows a peeling billboard with a cannabis leaf. Despite Pennsylvania’s outlier status and the high stakes for people seeking treatment, state regulators do little to ensure cannabis dispensaries are making accurate medical claims online.
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