Category: Illicit drugs

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Employee protections in the era of medical marijuana legislation

March 10, 2017 By

Employee protections regarding marijuana can vary from state to state and whether or not employers have a duty to accommodate. View our map.

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Some drug users can’t distinguish between right and wrong

August 17, 2016 By

Aside from being dangerous and highly addictive, cocaine and methamphetamine may also affect the moral judgment of users.


Drugged drivers pose a serious threat

June 20, 2016 By

Motorists now view drivers, who are under the influence of illicit drugs, as bigger threats than those driving under the influence of alcohol.

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Can employers still drug test for marijuana?

January 7, 2016 By

As the legal landscape surrounding marijuana continues to change, it is important for employers to establish a drug-free workplace policy.

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Why is heroin so addictive?

December 28, 2015 By

Users build up a tolerance to the drug and need larger amounts resulting in a cycle of deepening drug use eventually leading to full blown addiction

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Comparing policies in states with legalized marijuana

December 23, 2015 By

A new, first-of-its kind survey from SHRM compares substance abuse policies in states where medical and recreational marijuana is legal.

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Popular ways adults use marijuana

December 9, 2015 By

Researchers analyzed data about how current adult users consume marijuana and whether the reason for use is medicinal or recreational.

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Four in 10 Americans admit to using marijuana

November 10, 2015 By

The latest issue of CESAR FAX reports findings from a recent Gallup Poll where more than 1,000 Americans were asked if they have ever tried marijuana.


What will legal marijuana cost employers

November 2, 2015 By

New whitepaper helps to address misconceptions about marijuana by presenting clear facts to employers about safety, compliance and recent litigation.

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New findings regarding marijuana in Colorado

October 1, 2015 By

The RMHIDTA has released its third volume in a series researching the impact of medicinal and recreational marijuana legalization in Colorado.