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Saturday, January 19, 2008
Letter to the Editor: Not so fast on drug testing
Sarah Wunsch, ACLU Staff Attorney, warns in a letter to the editor of the Boston Globe that drug-testing for firefighters isn't a panacea. What's more important is tests for current impairment (regardless of cause, such as simply being tired), not evidence of past impairment.