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

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

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

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

    17 hrs ago | The 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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  5. New powers to drug-test parents introduced in South AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

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

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

    Yesterday | 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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  8. 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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  9. Streamlined pardon process for pot possession convictions on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  10. A-League: Question marks over Usain Bolt, attendance declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    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. Those are marks he set at the Berlin world championships in 2009, and both records still stand as Bolt attempts to become a professional soccer player with the Central Coast Mariners.

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

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

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

    23 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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  15. Legal pot could bring $262M in new tax revenue 19 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WXYZ

    ... marijuana legalization will cause many issues for businesses. Many businesses will increase the frequency of drug testing because of the liability in the fields of transportation, heavy machinery, emergency response employees, etc," Greenlee said. ...

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  16. NHL stays with status quo as Canada pot legalization loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gillette News-Record

    As Riley Cote took and delivered countless punches over more than a decade of junior and pro hockey, he was eager to avoid painkillers. "I started noticing some therapeutic benefits," Cote said.

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  17. OPP says it will acquire new roadside drug testing devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The Ontario Provincial Police says it will be acquiring roadside drug screening devices in short order, but it cannot say when exactly, or where the device will be deployed or how many in all it will buy. The Ontario Provincial Police force says it is going to buy federally approved roadside drug-screening equipment to identify impaired drivers, but it cannot say how many or when.

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  18. Charges upgraded in Metairie drag-racing fatality after positive drug test: State PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    An undated mugshot of Jourdan Marchese, 18. Marchese, who is still hospitalized from a car crash, was booked with vehicular homicide, first-degree vehicular injuring, reckless operation of a vehicle and drag racing. after we received the toxicology tests performed by the Louisiana State Police crime indicated there were drugs in his system," said Trooper Melissa Matey, spokeswoman for the department.

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  19. What employees should know about marijuana and the workplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... workplaces have different rules ... But as a general rule, employers are not usually allowed to have randomized drug testing, except in very narrow circumstances. So you're looking at either testing in the case of reasonable grounds, where for ...

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  20. Is Drug Testing Employees Required in Legal States?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Connecticut Post

    ... federal Drug-Free Workplace Act , which many employers including federal contractors rely upon for policies on drug testing, does not specifically require drug testing and does not prohibit federal contractors from employing people who use medical ...

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