Maintaining Drug-Free Workplaces Where Marijuana is Legal

How much marijuana (or THC) should be allowable? This is an extremely difficult question and is asked of the drug testing industry regularly. By Jo McGuire  |  Aug 31, 2016 With half of United States allowing some form of marijuana use, the workplace has become a hotbed of controversy when […]

New Game App Normalizes Marijuana Industry for Children

PHOENIX (JULY 27) – A new game app called “Hemp Inc.” is now among the many web apps glorifying drug use and sales as entertainment. Hemp Inc. looks like a children’s game and teaches users to maneuver around the law to create their own marijuana empire. “The goal of the […]

Big Marijuana Industry squashes democratic process with Bribes

They’re the modern day mafia of our time. The big marijuana industry uses similar tactics to “fix” an otherwise normal democratic process with threats, extortion, lawsuits and bribery. It’s been happening for a while in Colorado as it’s citizens have dealt with the negative effects of legalized marijuana in it’s […]

Phoenix Business Journal: Marijuana legalization initiative is bad for Arizona

Glenn Hamer and Todd Sanders July 1, 2016 Phoenix Business Journal The Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act will overturn decades of safe and drug-free workplace policy and radically change our state laws. The vast majority of those who think it’s a good idea haven’t read the full initiative. We have. […]

Greater Phoenix Chamber announces opposition to Regulation & Taxation of Marijuana Act initiative

(PHOENIX)  – The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce announces its opposition to the passage of Arizona’s Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act. The proposed measure would legalize the possession and consumption of marijuana for recreational purposes by individuals who are 21 years of age or older. The measure would: establish […]

D & A Experts at the Tempe Chamber of Commerce Lunch and Learn

  We will be speaking to a room full of hungry employers about the language within the Recreational Legalization bill for this November’s ballot at the July Lunch and Learn meeting for the Tempe Chamber of Commerce. Reservations are already filling up fast. To register and attend this segment, click […]

Majority support for widespread workplace drug testing

One sign of the slow but steady improvement in the American economy is an unusual one: as unemployment falls, employers who test new candidates for drug use are finding it increasingly difficult to find ‘clean’ workers. Certain workers, such as truck drivers, are required to be screened for drug use […]

Reefer Madness: Fatal crashes spike after state legalizes drug

                Is it really worth legalizing a 3rd addictive and impairing substance? Fatal crashes involving drivers who recently used marijuana doubled in Washington after the state legalized the drug, according to research by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. In the study, AAA examined drug […]