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John Smith
07-11-2014, 11:57 AM
http://thinkprogress.org/health/2014/07/11/3459150/tennessee-arrest-pregnancy-criminalization/

More of that smaller, less intrusive government.

Canoeyawl
07-11-2014, 12:27 PM
“This law was sold as if it were just about illegal narcotics. But sure enough, the first case has nothing to do with illegal narcotics — and nothing actually to do with harm to anybody,” Lynn Paltrow, the executive director of National Advocates for Pregnant Women (NAPW), one of the groups that’s firmly opposed to laws that criminalize drug use during pregnancy, told ThinkProgress. “There’s no injury. There’s just a positive drug test.”