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Utah wastes $26k to drug dest people on benefit and finds 9 people!

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Last year, Utah joined the handful of states that have passed laws like New Zealand to mandate drug tests for people seeking welfare benefits and  spent more than $26,000. It spent more than $5,000 to administer the Substance Abuse Subtle Screening Inventory (SASSI) test to applicants and more than $20,000 to pay for drug testing. Those figures do not include staff costs to administer the SASSI test or the costs of drug treatment.

Julian Buchanan‘s insight:

It’s about creating business opportunities for Drug Testing companies often run by ex law enforcement

See on stopthedrugwar.org

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