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ACLU sues over Florida law requiring drug tests for welfare applicants



ACLU of Florida and a U.S. Navy vet from Orlando have filed a class action lawsuit against Florida challenging a new law that requires welfare applicants to pass a drug test. (Background on new law here.)

The Navy vet is Luis Lebron, who receives welfare while caring for his son and disabled mother. Read the complaint here.

Story is here.

[Last modified: Thursday, September 8, 2011 8:21am]


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