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7/18/2019
Drug testing for teachers no longer a requirement at Richmond Public Schools - WTVR CBS 6 News

a href="https://wtvr.com/2019/07/17/drug-testing-for-teachers-no-longer-a-requirement-at-richmond-public-schools/" target="_blank">Drug testing for teachers no longer a requirement at Richmond Public Schools  WTVR CBS 6 News

The change was approved this year as a method to cut costs. [...]

7/18/2019
Canfield implements drug testing policy for athletes - Youngstown Vindicator

a href="https://www.vindy.com/news/2019/jul/18/canfield-implements-drug-testing-policy-/" target="_blank">Canfield implements drug testing policy for athletes  Youngstown Vindicator

Band members, student drivers also covered by new rules. By Dan Hiner. dhiner@vindy.com. Canfield. The Canfield Board of Education has approved a drug ... [...]

7/19/2019
When the Law Says Using Marijuana Is O.K., but the Boss Disagrees - The New York Times

a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/19/business/marijuana-employer-drug-tests.html" target="_blank">When the Law Says Using Marijuana Is O.K., but the Boss Disagrees  The New York Times

The relatively rapid acceptance of marijuana use in the United States has lawmakers and employers grappling with ways to adjust hiring rules. [...]

7/18/2019
The New Balancing Act - Assessing the Risks of Drug Testing for Marijuana - JD Supra

a href="https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/the-new-balancing-act-assessing-the-24663/" target="_blank">The New Balancing Act - Assessing the Risks of Drug Testing for Marijuana  JD Supra

Iowa's five Medical Cannabidiol (described within this article as ?medical marijuana?) dispensaries have been dispensing legal medical marijuana products ... [...]

7/17/2019
Drug Testing Policy Set at USD 234 - FortScott.Biz

a href="http://fortscott.biz/news/drug-testing-policy-set-at-usd-234" target="_blank">Drug Testing Policy Set at USD 234  FortScott.Biz

A drug testing policy was approved at the recent USD 234 Board of Education meeting which is to start the 2019-2020 school year. August 22 is the first full day ... [...]

7/16/2019
Sylvania Council nixes proposed ordinance regarding drug testing of minors - Toledo Blade

a href="http://www.toledoblade.com/local/suburbs/2019/07/16/sylvania-council-nixes-proposed-ordinance-regarding-drug-testing-of-minors/stories/20190716106" target="_blank">Sylvania Council nixes proposed ordinance regarding drug testing of minors  Toledo Blade

Sylvania city council members have voted down a proposed ordinance that would have placed restrictions on drug testing minors. Council voted 5-2 Monday ... [...]

7/15/2019
RPS scaling back drug testing requirements for staff - WWBT NBC12 News

a href="https://www.nbc12.com/2019/07/15/rps-scaling-back-drug-testing-requirements-staff/" target="_blank">RPS scaling back drug testing requirements for staff  WWBT NBC12 News

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Next year, teachers at Richmond Public Schools will no longer have to pass a drug test before stepping foot in the classroom. [...]

7/17/2019
Drug testing to SHS | School - Webster County Citizen

a href="http://www.webstercountycitizen.com/school/article_c6c6414c-a838-11e9-8e68-8b63b0a26b29.html" target="_blank">Drug testing to SHS | School  Webster County Citizen

In my personal experience from working in other districts that did have a policy like this one, this program is here to help kids, not hurt them. As a district, [...]

7/13/2019
NJ Medical Marijuana Law: Job Protections & Drug Testing - The National Law Review

a href="https://www.natlawreview.com/article/new-jersey-s-amended-medical-marijuana-law-provides-job-protections-and-includes" target="_blank">NJ Medical Marijuana Law: Job Protections & Drug Testing  The National Law Review

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law on July 2, 2019 the Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Cannabis Act (?CUMCA?) to expand patient ... [...]

6/28/2019
Sheriff considers drug-testing deputies - Mount Desert Islander

a href="https://www.mdislander.com/maine-news/sheriff-considers-drug-testing-deputies" target="_blank">Sheriff considers drug-testing deputies  Mount Desert Islander

LAMOINE ? In the wake of the fentanyl-overdose death of a Lewiston police officer in February, a number of law enforcement agencies in Maine, including. [...]

7/4/2019
Sheriff mulls drug testing for new recruits - The Ellsworth American

a href="https://www.ellsworthamerican.com/featured/sheriff-mulls-drug-testing-for-new-recruits/" target="_blank">Sheriff mulls drug testing for new recruits  The Ellsworth American

ELLSWORTH ? The Hancock County Sheriff's Office is looking into the possibility of drug testing law enforcement and corrections officer applicants within. [...]

7/13/2019
Drug testing, low wages make it difficult to fill local jobs - AberdeenNews.com

a href="https://www.aberdeennews.com/news/local/drug-testing-low-wages-make-it-difficult-to-fill-local/article_d497e0f3-2fc3-5aa9-a473-d45452236a80.html" target="_blank">Drug testing, low wages make it difficult to fill local jobs  AberdeenNews.com

Workforces shortages in the Aberdeen area are fueled by the inability of businesses to find workers who can pass drug tests and the failure of those same ... [...]

7/12/2019
Trustees consider district drug-testing policy - The Torrington Telegram

a href="https://torringtontelegram.com/article/trustees-consider-district-drug-testing-policy" target="_blank">Trustees consider district drug-testing policy  The Torrington Telegram

GOSHEN COUNTY - The Goshen County School District No. 1 Board of Trustees discussed the merits and drawbacks of mandatory drug testing for ... [...]

7/13/2019
Cannabis Legalization and Employee Drug Testing: A Tricky Combination - JD Supra

a href="https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/cannabis-legalization-and-employee-drug-36750/" target="_blank">Cannabis Legalization and Employee Drug Testing: A Tricky Combination  JD Supra

Drug testing has been a staple of the hiring process for decades, helping employers across industries to mitigate their risk in terms of cost, productivity, liability ... [...]

6/24/2019
Feds don?t want pot-smoking truckers driving, but struggle with drug testing rules - McClatchy Washington Bureau

a href="https://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/congress/article231902113.html" target="_blank">Feds don?t want pot-smoking truckers driving, but struggle with drug testing rules  McClatchy Washington Bureau

The federal government has been trying for three years to figure out a way to test truck drivers for drug use on the job. Experts estimate it will take another three ... [...]