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Federal Judge Strikes Florida Drug Test For Welfare Applicants

By on January 1st, 2014 | Last updated: January 1, 2014 at 8:48 am

A federal court struck a Florida law requiring applicants for welfare benefits to undergo mandatory drug testing. Gov. Rick Scott has vowed to appeal the ruling.

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In the News: Maya Angelou to speak at UF, pope’s address, Trayvon Martin’s memorial, drinking water risks

By on February 27th, 2013 | Last updated: February 27, 2013 at 12:26 pm

Maya Angelou will speak Wednesday – Maya Angelou will talk to students and local residents Wednesday night at the Phillips Center for Performing Arts. The free event is sponsored by Accent Speaker’s Bureau, Black History Month and Women’s History Month. [...]

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Drug testing of state workers ruled unconstitutional

By on April 26th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:39 am

A federal judge in Miami has declared Governor Rick Scott’s order requiring drug testing for state workers unconstitutional. The ruling now marks the second one that stands against Governor Scott’s attempt and implenting public drug tests.  Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Sanika [...]

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