Sunday, October 31, 2010

Poppy Seeds Give Positive Drug Test Results

Imagine a new mom losing her child because she ate a poppy seed bagel before giving birth. That’s what happened to a mom in New Castle, PA, when the seeds caused a false positive and led the county children and youth services agency to seize the new born without a hearing. According to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, mom and dad are suing with the assistance of the ACLU. Another issue of which lawyers should be cognizant.

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