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Morning Roundup: March 13, 2012

By May Wilkerson

Florida enforces drug tests for state employees, politicians block heroin treatment for heroin addicts, and smahed horse-and-buggy drivers collide with cops.  MORE  

25% of Car Crash Victims Test Positive For Drugs

By Dirk Hanson

25% of drivers who die in car accidents test positive for drugs other than alcohol—mostly marijuana (22%), amphetamines (22%), and assorted opiates (9%). MORE  

New Coast Guard Penalties Target Boozy Boaters

By Dirk Hanson

This weekend marks the start of a new national operation aimed at cutting down on drunk-boating accidents. Punishment includes imprisonment, impoundment of your boat and even loss of your driver's license. MORE  

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