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Workplace Drug Policy Updates: Just Say Yes

As more states legalize marijuana, and opioid abuse reaches crisis proportions, it’s a good time to revisit – and perhaps revise – your workplace policies on drug use and testing. Although marijuana is still against federal law, states have permitted the drug for medicinal purposes and others also allow – or soon will allow –…

Employers Increasingly Drop Marijuana Testing

Employers should think twice before drug-testing every job applicant since workers’ state-law rights for marijuana use are quickly on the rise. Marijuana use by adults in the U.S. almost doubled between 1984 and 2015, it remains illegal under federal law, yet there is a “march toward legality” across the country under state law, a conflict that is…