Roadside Saliva Testing Is Probably Unconstitutional

Shared from Chloé White, Policy Director, ACLU of Vermont
MAY 8, 2018 | 10:15 AM
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In the wake of marijuana legalization, many states are looking for new ways to keep impaired drivers off the road. Unfortunately, some proposals would lead to problematic and possibly unconstitutional police practices. One such idea is warrantless roadside saliva testing. 

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, it has not yet been clearly established that saliva test devices are even accurate or reliable. States should not be relying on or investing money in technology that has not been absolutely proven to be accurate, especially when they jeopardize some of our most fundamental liberties.

 

Read the whole story here: https://www.aclu.org/blog/criminal-law-reform/drug-testing/roadside-saliva-testing-probably-unconstitutional

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