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OP-ED | Missing in the Police Accountability Act: A ‘Trace’ of Common Sense

One of Connecticut’s many “steady habits” is its penchant for passing legislation characterized by good intentions accompanied by less desirable, unintended consequences. A chief example is the drug testing provision in our state’s controversial new Police Accountability Act (PAA).  We all want our police officers to be clear-headed and free from the influence of drugs. […]