Amazon changes policy on testing employees for marijuana use

Amazon is recognizing that public opinion has shifted on smoking pot.
They’ve publicly announced they will no longer test the majority of applicants for marijuana use and says it now backs legalizing marijuana nationwide.

However, Amazon will screen candidates for positions regulated by the Department of Transportation.

Attorney Wendy Patrick joins the MCMS to explain the legality behind Amazon’s decision.

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