Linn State Tech sets up legal fund over drug testing

Hearing on drug testing case set Oct. 25

Linn State Technical College has announced the establishment of a legal defense fund to raise money for its legal proceedings against the ACLU.

The civil liberties organization on Sept. 14 filed a federal class-action lawsuit against the college for violating students’ rights by requiring them to participate in drug testing.

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The legal defense fund, which is being handled by Central Bank in Jefferson City, is separate from the school’s usual fundraising arm, the Foundation for Linn State Technical College.

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