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Unreliable Drug Testing #320803

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 21, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Susan Spencer) Washington, DC school bus drivers reported unexpectedly tested for drugs. [Driver Juanita JONES - tells Congress of being fired when test results indicated she had smoked marijuana.] Second test noted disproving first; cost of second tests given. [JONES - says was sick.] General Accounting Office report re: no. of companies testing for drug use illustration [General Accounting Office spokesperson L. Nye STEVENS - comments on situation.] Jones noted winning lawsuit against employment and getting job back. Congress noted examining legislature requiring that positive test results be confirmed, giving empls. access to records and outlawing random testing.

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan
Duration:
00:02:00

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