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  1. Washington Post: End Drug Testing - It's IllogicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | East Bay Express

    ... use becomes more acceptable under the law, it's downright illogical." Don't expect much fanfare when workplace drug testing ends, though. We know of a major Bay Area company that just recently, without any announcement, decided to stop drug testing ...

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  2. Angels' Josh Hamilton suffered a relapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton watches from the dugout during a game against the Seattle Mariners on Sept. 16. Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton watches from the dugout during a game against the Seattle Mariners on Sept.

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  3. UCI requests withdrawal of Astana's WorldTour licenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Cycling News

    The WorldTour team was awarded a licence in December but UCI president Brian Cookson raised severe concerns over the subject, telling Cyclingnews that the team were 'drinking in the last chance saloon' after several doping cases in the space of matter of weeks, with Maxim and Valentin Iglinskiy testing positive for EPO, and Ilya Davidenok showing traces of anabolic steroids in a drug test. Despite these concerns, when awarding the team's licence, the UCI were clear that it was subject to an independent audit, and that the team would be forced to adhere to stricter operational requirements for the coming season.

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  4. Rankin judge jails man for avoiding hair drug testRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Rankin Ledger

    A Rankin County judge being investigated by the Judicial Performance Commission now has another complaint brought against him by a man who says he was wrongfully ordered to jail. Grady Gibbons of Brandon, who appeared before Chancery Judge Dan Fairly in a divorce case, said Fairly wrongfully accused him of shaving to avoid a court ordered hair follicle test and threw him in solitary confinement in the Rankin County Detention Center, even though he had submitted to another drug test that showed no illegal drug use.

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  5. Why Mayweather-Pacquiao will be boxing's last superfightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | MarketWatch

    Would the eggs have to get smaller? Would the price of gold have to drop dramatically? Would it have to lay a whole lot of rotten eggs in between the golden ones? This is the question boxing - and, likely, either Mayweather Promotions or Top Rank Boxing - has been asking itself for the past five years as Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao just refused to give fans the fight they wanted. With the fight finally scheduled for May 2 , thanks largely to Pacquiao's promoters agreeing to give Mayweather 60% of the take and undergo random drug testing, boxing is getting rid of perhaps its last big-ticket matchup.

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  6. Why Canada is no longer a leader in global drug policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Globe and Mail

    ... do: Supervised injection sites; prescription heroin; medical cannabis dispensaries; crack pipe distribution; drug testing kits; Naloxone for reversing opioid overdose. We know these innovative health services reduce the harms of drugs and save ...

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  7. Cycling federation seeks withdrawal of Astana licence over dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Bangkok Post

    Cycling The UCI world cycling federation on Friday called for the withdrawal of the racing licence for the Astana team of Tour de France winner Vincenzo Nibali over doping accusations. Vincenzo Nibali, Astana's team leader, rides on the second stage of the 2015 Tour of Oman on February 18, 2015 The UCI said a study on the Kazakhstan-based team contains "compelling grounds" for a review by the body's independently-run Licence Commission and that it requests "the Astana Pro Team licence be withdrawn."

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  8. Washington Post To Rethink Drug Testing Job Seekers After D.C. Legalizes WeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Switched

    If you've ever been offered a job at The Washington Post, you know there's one undignified step in the hiring process that just about everyone goes through, no matter how many Pulitzer Prizes they've won: You have to pee in a cup. The newspaper's long-standing policy of screening job seekers for drug use has puzzled many a Postie.

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  9. Josh Hamilton's Drug Relapse Likely To Cost Him 25 Games In 2015Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Rant Sports

    Since Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton 's drug relapse, various opinions ranging from checking himself into a rehab facility or walking away from the game completely have made their way around the sports world. Even though both are possible, it is more likely that the veteran slugger will continue playing for the Angels in 2015.

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  10. Schools start treating e-cigarettes as drug paraphernaliaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Jacksonville Daily News

    The devices, which heat a nicotine solution to create a vapor instead of burning tobacco, have passed traditional smokes in popularity among teenagers.

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  11. Los Angeles Angels slugger Josh Hamilton likely faces significant suspension | FOX SportsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    ... but the rehab paid for maybe. Don't see the point of a suspension either.(*) As a society, we caved to employer drug testing and personal life prying far too blithely. (*) With the sole caveat that cocaine use is still illegal. If someone wants to ...

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  12. Report: Josh Hamilton could get a suspension of "at least 25 games"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | MSNBC

    Fox's Jon Morosi reports that Major League Baseball is weighing what to do with Josh Hamilton in light of his relapse and that it is considering a suspension of "at least 25 games but less than a full season." That said, Rob Manfred is not close to a decision, Morosi reports, and that he and the league is mindful of the complexities of Hamilton's addiction and wants to be "compassionate."

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  13. Los Angeles Angels Team Preview; or Mike Trout, the Angel in the OutfieldRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Red Reporter

    The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim enjoyed themselves a nice year in 2014. Coming up two wins shy of the franchise record 100 wins, the meteoric rise of Mike Trout saw the young star finally capture the American League Most Valuable Player award that he'd had coming to him for three seasons.

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  14. Northampton police draw weapons arresting homeless man on 4th OUI chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | MassLive.com

    Two Northampton police officers drew their firearms during a traffic stop early Thursday before arresting a homeless man on a variety of motor vehicle charges, including operating under the influence of alcohol, fourth offense. NORTHAMPTON - Two Northampton police officers drew their firearms during a traffic stop early Thursday before arresting a homeless man on a variety of motor vehicle charges, including operating under the influence of alcohol, fourth offense.

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  15. DFS city staff recommends Kelly Schultz for planning director, Council votes 4-1 to approveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | De Funiak Springs Herald-Breeze

    By REID TUCKER Former Interim City Manager and Airport Services Supervisor Kelly Schultz got the recommendation of current City Manager Sara Bowers to fill the vacant planning director position. That recommendation eventually got the nod from the Council as well on the night of its Feb. 23 meeting, but it took some doing before calling for question.

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  16. REVEALED: The drugs which allow reckless motorists to dodge narcotics breathalyser testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... starts crying and smells of cat wee , cops might know they had taken mephedrone. Suzannah Robin, from the drug testing firm AlcoDigital, said: "Even if a motorist passes the roadside drugs test, a police officer can insist on a doctor's appraisal ...

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  17. Two more Titans charged in cocaine scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | NEWS.com.au

    A Pablo Sanchez goal has given Adelaide United a 1-0 lead over Melbourne City at halftime in their A-League clash on Friday night. JAMIE Whincup continued his relentless assault on the V8 record books with the all conquering Red Bull driver breaking a Clipsal 500 lap record to kick-start the V8 Supercars season in spectacular style.

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  18. CourtsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Sentinel

    Ryan L. Taylor, 33, of St. James was convicted of driving after suspension; fined $280. Also convicted of failure of driver to carry proof of insurance when operating a vehicle; fined $200.

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  19. Heroin defendant warned not to receive any more criminal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... one count of possession of methamphetamine. Croll must reimburse the Huron County Sheriff's Office $70 for drug testing. The defendant, who has a 1-year-old girl, was fined $250. Croll was sentenced to a 60-day discretionary term. That means her ...

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  20. Josh Hamilton and addiction in baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Sporting News

    ... of his most recent relapse may call into doubt whether he can ever return to baseball. Hamilton is subject to drug testing three times a week as a part of his treatment plan. MLB's substance abuse rules are clear on penalties for drugs of abuse - ...

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