ERIC Number: ED331147
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Drug Testing and Searches in Public Schools: A Legal Analysis.
Minnesota House of Representatives, St. Paul. Research Dept.
This document examines the Fourth Amendment as the source of search and seizure law; drug testing of school employees; and drug testing searches of students. The United States Supreme Court case that established the two-part test to determine the legality of a student search is discussed, three separate student drug testing programs that have been challenged in court are described, and the reliability of urinalysis to determine substance use is reviewed. (CLA)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Minnesota House of Representatives, St. Paul. Research Dept.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Fourth Amendment