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Old 01-26-2008, 03:15 PM   #5
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Default Re: Did you all know this about the drug policy?

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Originally Posted by starface
"Several NBA players have drawn five-game suspensions in recent years for violating the league's marijuana rule, but Andersen tested positive for a "drug of abuse" -- defined as amphetamines (and their derivatives), cocaine, opiates, PCP and LSD -- and was subject to a harsher penalty."

That from Chris Sheridan's article on ESPN about the return of Chris Andersen.

Apparently they have seperate penalties dependent on whether you used marijuana or something else. Did you all know about this? I had no idea. I find that strange. I'm pretty sure the NFL places all of them on equal footing. Just thought that was interesting.

There is no reason to treat safe drugs like Marijuana to stuff like coke. Alcohol is far more dangerous than weed
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