Drug Testing Guidelines And Practices For Juvenile Probation And Parole Agencies

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DIANE Publishing, Sep 30, 1992 - Political Science - 142 pages
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Will assist agencies across the country in developing judicially acceptable programs that will provide the information needed to confirm or disprove drug use among juveniles. Represents an amalgamation of the best drug testing practices currently conducted by more than 125 probation and parole agencies in the U.S. Drug testing refers to urinalysis because it offers the most inexpensive and least intrusive method for identifying illegal drug use. Includes 14 forms, glossary, references and selected readings.

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