Drug Testing

AAP: School-Based Drug Testing Lacks "Solid Evidence For Their Effectiveness"The American Academy of Pediatrics said Monday that, although school drug testing has hypothetical benefits, it opposes the widespread implementation of schools drug testing students.
MD Schools To Start Drug Testing StudentsStudents will be randomly tested for drugs this school year, according to a new plan.
Key West Drug Testing Policy Ruled UnconstitutionalA South Florida federal judge declared a policy by the city of Key West that requires drug tests for job applicants unconstitutional.
Drug Courts Celebrating 25 Years In Miami A celebration was held in Miami Friday to commemorate the creation of drug courts 25 years ago.
Accusation Of Winslow Masturbating In Car Led To Drug ArrestNew York Jets tight end Kellen Winslow, Jr. will likely be hearing from the National Football League office in the coming days.
Judge Rules Against Drug-Test ProgramA federal judge has ruled that a 2011 law requiring welfare applicants to undergo drug tests is unconstitutional, striking a blow to Gov. Rick Scott's administration over the controversial tests.
Americans To Congress: Pee In A CupFlorida’s experiment with a law requiring all welfare recipients to be drug tested may have failed to pass constitutional muster, but the majority of the public likes applying the idea not just to welfare recipients, but also members of Congress!
Idea Floated To Randomly Drug Test High School AthletesThe bands, the face paint, the Friday night lights are back in South Florida as the high school football season kicks off.
Appeals Court Rules Gov. Scott's Drug Testing Program Went Too FarAnother set back for a Gov. Rick Scott’s state employee drug testing program.
Scott Heads Back To Court To Drug Test State WorkersRepublican Governor Rick Scott won’t give up just yet on his mission to impose random drug testing for thousands of state workers.
Temporary Ban On Drug Testing Welfare Recipients UpheldA temporary ban on a law requiring drug testing of Florida welfare recipients has been upheld by a federal appeals court. Gov. Rick Scott has vowed an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.
UM Defends Drug Testing That Doesn't Include HGHThe University of Miami declared Thursday that no student in the past seven years and 10,000 drug tests has tested positive for anabolic steroids. But that doesn’t necessarily mean the school has been clean when it comes to performance-enhancing drugs, or PEDs.