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Will ‘pot breathalyzer’ pass the smell test?

“We need to identify those people that shouldn’t be driving. This is about saving lives and preventing tragedies,” Lynn said. “The guy that smoked yesterday and didn’t get behind the wheel, that’s not the person we’re focused on at all.” – Read full article


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Colorado still not sure whether legal marijuana made roads less safe

Mike Lynn of Hound Labs Inc. stands at the intersection of people who want more answers regarding pot and driving. Lynn also is an Oakland, Calif., emergency room doctor, a reserve deputy sheriff and a clinical faculty member at the University of California-San Francisco.” – Read the full article


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The latest attempt at a marijuana breathalyzer

“Responsible stoners agree on one thing: lighting up before you get behind the wheel is a bad idea. There hasn’t yet been sufficient research to determine for sure whether legalization in the U.S. has resulted in a higher incidence of car crashes. However, it’s well-known that being high slows reaction time, makes drivers more likely…


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The marijuana breathalyzer’s uncertain future

“The path to creating a breath test has not been simple or easy. Lynn said THC is found in quantities “somewhere between a million and a billion times less concentrated” than alcohol in breath.” Read Full Article


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The marijuana breathalyzer’s uncertain future

“The path to creating a breath test has not been simple or easy. Lynn said THC is found in quantities “somewhere between a million and a billion times less concentrated” than alcohol in breath.” Read Full Article


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One for the road: Breakthrough claimed with pot-booze breathalyzer

“Hound Labs said last week that it had found an accurate way to measure THC – the psychoactive component in cannabis – within one or two blows… The idea is to replace a complicated assortment of blood and urine tests that can take days to produce a result and cannot distinguish between recent and chronic…


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