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  • Florida Worker Drug Testing Law Ruled Unconstitutional

    Florida Worker Drug Testing Law Ruled Unconstitutional

    MIAMI -- A Miami federal judge has declared that Gov. Rick Scott's order requiring drug testing for state workers is unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Ursula Ungaro ruled Thursday that blanket testing of some 85,000 workers violates the Fourth Amendment ban on unreasonable searches and seizures. The... Continue Reading

  • In New York, Some State Call-Center Employees Are Behind Bars

    In New York, Some State Call-Center Employees Are Behind Bars

    When it comes to employing prisoners, making license plates or performing roadside cleanup typically come to mind as the kind of jobs given to those behind bars. In New York state, however, a select group of inmates are taking on a different role: over-the-phone customer service representatives for the... Continue Reading