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  1. Virginia woman accused of drugging child to pass urine testRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A Virginia woman is accused of giving her boyfriend's 10-year-old son an opiate addiction treatment medication so she could use his urine to pass a drug test. The Roanoke Times reports 29-year-old Katie Sowers Hinkley is charged with distributing a Schedule III drug to a minor.

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  2. Streamlined pardon process for marijuana possession convictions on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 680News

    ... grappling with "inconsistent and uneven" rules about workplace impairment, where cannabis can be consumed and drug testing. The Senate won't be adopting a formal policy on cannabis use, choosing instead to remind senators and employees they must ...

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  3. Sports leagues in Canada ready for cannabis legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Now that recreational cannabis is legal in Canada, here's a look at the marijuana policies major sports leagues that operate in the country currently have. While the National Football League can suspend players for marijuana-based infractions, the Canadian Football League has a much different approach.

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  4. Crow Wing County Board: Drug tests disqualify some seeking public assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Crow Wing County Community Services Division Manager Sheila Skogen talks about drug testing of government assistance applicants as County Administrator Tim Houle and commissioners Rosemary Franzen, Paul Koering and Paul Thiede look on at the committee of the whole meeting Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the County Historic Courthouse.

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  5. CourtsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sentinel

    Roger B. Collins, 64, of Libertyville, Ill.; Andrew R. Jellison, 24, of Dilworth; Neal K. Otto, 30, of Little Canada; Heather M. Doran, 43, of Winnebago; each fined $125.

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  6. To Avoid Conflicts, Rick Scott Created a Trust Blind in Name OnlyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New York Times

    Rick Scott had been governor of Florida for barely three months when questions first mounted about conflicts of interest. Fabulously wealthy but a newcomer to politics, Mr. Scott mandated random drug testing for state workers in March 2011, and was pushing the legislature to require it for welfare recipients.

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  7. Police ramp up enforcement as cannabis becomes legalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    Ottawa police Const. Amy Gagnon said there will be an increased police presence on the roads in the weeks after cannabis legalization.

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  8. Regional police not using federally approved roadside drug testing equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    In preparation for the legalization of cannabis in Canada today, the CBRP increased the number of DRE officers from five to 10 and plans to continue training more officers in standard field sobriety testing. - Contributed SYDNEY, N.S. - Cape Breton Regional Police won't be using the federally approved roadside drug testing device because Chief Peter McIsaac has decided against them.

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  9. UFC fighter given two-year USADA ban for cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    British UFC middleweight Brad Scott has received a two-year suspension by the US Anti-Doping Agency after failing his UFC Liverpool drug test back in May. According to a USADA press release , Scott tested positive for cocaine metabolites. USADA announced today that Bradley Scott, of Melksham Wiltshire, United Kingdom, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a two-year sanction for his violation under the UFCA Anti-Doping Program.

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  10. NTSB: Driver's drug use led to deadly crash with church busRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    In this March 31, 2017 file photo provided by National Transportation Safety Board, Kristin Poland and David Pereira examine the pickup truck involved in a crash on March 29 on U.S. 83 near Garner State Park in Texas. Federal officials say a motorist's use of marijuana and a sedative led to the collision with the church bus that killed 13 people.

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  11. Brad Scott accepts two-year USADA suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    The 29-year-old UFC welterweight accepted a two-year sanction for a failed drug test taken this past May, the USADA announced Tuesday. Scott tested positive for benzoylecgonine, a cocaine metabolite, which was discovered in an in-competition urine sample submitted at UFC Liverpool .

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  12. New powers to drug-test parents introduced in South AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    New powers to drug-test parents will come into place in South Australia on Monday, under a suite of reforms designed to better protect children from abuse. The law reforms will mean child protection workers no longer need to apply for a court order for drug tests.

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  13. OSHA Issues Memo On Incentive Programs And Drug TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    While the memorandum does not set out drastic changes to OSHA's earlier , it does indicate that OSHA will take a more practical approach to incentive programs and drug testing than previously indicated. With regard to incentive programs, it indicates that traditional incentive programs based on a lack of injuries during a particular time period will not be deemed violative of OSHA if the employer has measures in place to ensure that employees are reporting injuries regardless of the programs.

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  14. Study: Opioid controlled substance agreements safely reduce health care visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... monitoring, refill documentation, evaluation of opioid use through prescription monitoring programs and urine drug testing. It also includes guidance on: Enrollment in an opioid controlled substance agreement appeared to significantly reduce primary ...

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  15. Kentucky's New Workers' Comp Law Encourages Drug TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | jdsupra.com

    ... on its Workers' Compensation Insurance premium. If you are already a certified Drug Free Workplace, review your drug testing policy to be sure it includes "scientifically reliably" drug testing options, such as urine, breath and/or blood tests, ...

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  16. Greenwood, SCRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    Lander University is accepting applications for an Administrative Specialist II. Click on the title for more details and how to apply... Tuesday, October 16, 2018 Serious Inquiries only: Full Time and Part Time driver opportunities for a growing Medical Transportation Company in Greenwood S.C. Must have acceptable criminal and driving records and are drug-free.

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  17. A-League: Question marks over Usain Bolt, attendance declineRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Rome News

    As the A-League begins its 14th season, the biggest question in Australia seems to be: Will he or won't he? "He" is the world's fastest man, Usain Bolt, who retired from track and field competition last year with eight Olympic sprint gold medals and world records in the 100- and 200-meters.

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  18. What are Those People in Washington Smoking? It turns out that a big...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Instapundit

    WHAT ARE THOSE PEOPLE IN WASHINGTON SMOKING? It turns out that a big majority of Americans - 65 percent of the respondents to a recent Rasmussen Reports survey - think mandatory random drug testing is a great idea for politicians.

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  19. Regina police chief encourages officers to take educational approach on cannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    Regina police Chief Evan Bray says the service is ready for cannabis legalization but says there will be bumps as the nation deals with the change. On the eve of cannabis legalization, Regina's top cop is encouraging officers to ease into enforcement and not to light up within 24 hours of starting a shift.

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  20. Pot 101: Everything to you need know about Canada's marijuana legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Woodstock Sentinel Review

    Free Press cannabis reporter Dale Carruthers has spent the past six months focused on marijuana legalization -- an issue that becomes reality Wednesday. Free Press cannabis reporter Dale Carruthers has spent the past six months focused on marijuana legalization - an issue that becomes reality Wednesday, when Canada becomes the world's second country to legalize pot.

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