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2 hrs ago | JD Supra

Empire State High: New York Joins Ranks of States Legalizing Medical...

New York's Compassionate Care Act, enacted on July 7, 2014, places New York in the company of 22 other states and the District of Columbia who permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, New York, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

6 hrs ago | Hawai`i State Judiciary

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First Circuit Court Judge Steven Alm was honored by the National Criminal Justice Association with its Outstanding Criminal Justice Program Award for the Western Region.

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Related Topix: Prison, Hawaii

10 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

Report: Michael Brown Had Pot in His System When He Was Shot

The Post, citing a "person familiar with the county's investigation," reported that the St. Louis County medical examiner also found that the unarmed 18-year-old was shot between six and eight times in the front.

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Related Topix: St Louis County, MO, Ferguson, MO, US Politics, US News

15 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Debunking Myths about Addiction and Recovery

As Clinical Director of a relatively large mental health conglomerate that specializes, to a large extent, in the treatment of addiction , I am constantly amazed by the amount of misinformation currently in circulation regarding the causes, nature , consequences, and treatment of addictions.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Psychology, Science

19 hrs ago | Reuters

Jackie Chan's son arrested in China on drugs charge

The son of Hong Kong kungfu movie star Jackie Chan has been arrested in Beijing for drug use, police said on Tuesday, the latest celebrity ensnared in a nationwide crackdown on narcotics.

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Related Topix: Drugs, World News, China, Asia

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KGNS-TV Laredo

Random Drug-Testing for City Elected Officials Hits a Snag

City council brought up the issue of implementing random drug testing for elected officials in their last meeting.

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Examiner.com

Why drug test results are kept secret in natural bodybuilding

Every natural bodybuilder aspires to compete on a level playing field but, realistically, the proliferation of illegal performance-enhancing drugs over the past several decades has made it impossible without drug testing .

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Related Topix: Fitness, Weight Training

Cybercast News Service

Judge rejects rapper Meek Mill's appeal of term

The Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill pleaded to be released from jail Monday to resume his music career and support his son and 30-person entourage, but the judge who jailed him on a parole violation last month was unmoved.

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Related Topix: Meek Mill, Hip-Hop, Prison

The Mississippi Press

No welfare cut for kids if parents fail drug test under new Mississippi law

Mississippi children would not lose welfare if a parent's benefits are cut off because of positive tests for illegal drugs, according to rules set by the state Department of Human Services.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Mississippi Government, Mississippi, Family, Kids

Taranaki Daily News

Port imposes drug tests on visitors

Visitors to Port Taranaki could have to provide a urine sample, with the facility now a drug and alcohol-free site.

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The Advertiser-Courier

Hermann School District moves ahead with developing drug-test policy for students

A random drug-testing policy for students in extra-curricular activities and those who park their cars on campus will be developed after getting the green light last week from the Gasconade County R-1 School District.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Hermann, MO, Gasconade County, MO

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Courthouse Records

Adam R. Arsenault , 29, of 26 Mill Glen Road, Winchendon, was placed on two concurrent terms of 3 years probation after pleading guilty to possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, amended from trafficking in cocaine, and possession of cocaine.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Winchendon, MA, Oxford, MA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Sun Aug 17, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

K2 Drug Bedevils Oklahoma Authorities

Steve Kunzweiler, chief of the criminal division of the Tulsa County District Attorney's Office, said the harmful effects, ease of availability and misleading branding of K2 make it an alarming drug.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Tulsa County, OK, Marijuana, Drug Enforcement Administration

KXII-TV Sherman

BISD Board to vote on stricter drug testing policy

Superintendent Dr. Marvin Beaty says the district has had very little positive testing in the past, but they are being proactive.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Denison, TX

Townsville Bulletin

Hope at drug-free station

Lawn Hill Station has a new anti drug and recruitment program where young men can get their certificate in Beef Production.

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The Citizens' Voice

Survey: A third of manufacturing job applicants disqualified due to drug testing

One-third of all applicants for good-paying jobs in Pennsylvania's manufacturing sector are ineligible due to drug use or avoiding a drug test, according to a new study commissioned by the Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Huntington News

OP-ED: Lawmakers and School Officials: Stay out of Our Bodily Wastes

Why is it that the same conservatives who so desperately want "big government" out of our lives are at the same time so darn eager to have officials involved in our urination? Despite major studies showing that suspicion-less drug testing is not an effective means of identifying or deterring drug use, state and federal officials continue to promote ... (more)

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Related Topix: Florida, OH, Rick Scott, US Governors, Paul LePage, Opinion

Kevin, M.D.

Drug testing doctors: Will Californians see through the smoke?

California is contemplating requiring physicians to submit to alcohol and drug testing.

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Related Topix: California Government, California

St. Petersburg Times

Meet Adrian Wyllie, the outlaw Libertarian in Florida's governor's race

The relaxed crowd of happy hour craft beer drinkers Thursday night seemed totally turned off by politics as usual in Florida - the ideal audience for Adrian Wyllie.

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Related Topix: Florida, Rick Scott, US Governors, Charlie Crist, Healthcare Law, Law

CBS Local

New School Year Brings Some Changes For South Florida Students

A new year, another grade, fresh faces, and new teachers are all in store-and so are some changes in both Miami-Dade and Broward County Public Schools.

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Related Topix: Broward County, FL, Miami Dade County, FL, Education Etc.

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