- Drug testing: Reasonable suspicion required. Marcotte, Paul // ABA Journal;Feb86, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p20
Reports that a Florida appeals court has ruled unconstitutional the random drug testing policy of the city of Palm Bay for police officers and firefighters. Basis of the decision; Filing of the case 'City of Palm Bay v. Bauman' after Palm Bay firefighters were ordered to take annual physical...
- equal employment opportunity. // Labor Law Journal;Dec86, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p863
The article presents court rulings in various equal opportunity cases in the United States, compiled as of December 1986. In the case of Capua v. City of Plainfield, a federal district court in New York ruled that the surprise mandatory urinalysis testing for drug use of city firefighters was a...
- PETERSEN v. CITY OF MESA: EXTINGUISHING RANDOM, SUSPICIONLESS DRUG TESTING OF FIREFIGHTERS. Tom, Jessica L. // Arizona Law Review;Fall2005, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p857
Focuses on the case "Petersen v. City of Mesa" which addresses the random, suspicionless drug testing of firefighters. Factors accounting for the Arizona Supreme Court's holding as unconstitutional the random drug testing of firefighters; Court's ruling that the privacy interests of the...
- San Francisco Police Have Given Firefighters Drug And Alcohol Tests At The Asiana 777 Crash Site In. // AirGuide For the Frequent Flyer;8/5/2013, p38
The article focuses on the police in San Francisco , California who have given the drug and alcohol tests to the firefighters at the Asiana 777 crash site in San Francisco. Topics discussed include disciplinary actions against firefighters, legal liability of the San Francisco Fire Department,...
- NEWS GLIMPSES. // Fire Engineering;Dec2004, Vol. 157 Issue 12, p37
This article reports on recent developments related to fire services in the U.S. The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that random drug testing of firefighters without any suspicion or evidence of prior drug abuse violated their constitutional privacy rights. The Court refused to hear an appeal...
- DRUG-TEST DISPUTE. // Scholastic Scope;1/19/2004, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p16
Presents an argument favoring drug-use testing of students who are involved in extracurricular activities.
- Yes to drug tests. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/27/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 13, p9
Editorial. Argues in favor of mandatory drug testing for pilots, aviation professionals, and workers who do safety-critical jobs.
- No to intrusions. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/27/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 13, p9
Editorial. Argues against mandatory drug testing for FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) workers, particularly pilots, and talks about government intervention in private lives.
- Supreme Court decisions set precedent for pilot drug testing. Proctor, P. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/27/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 13, p30
Discusses the recent Supreme Court ruling upholding the legality of certain employee drug tests, and the resultant strengthening of Transportation Dept. plans for mandatory testing of airline workers with critical safety responsibilities. Ruling; Implications; Controversy; Scheduled tests.