Drugged driving: Traffic stops changing in pot-legal states

DENVER, July 25 (UPI) — Traffic stops are changing in states where marijuana — either recreational or medical — is legal.

Now, when someone is pulled over for impaired driving, officers in some states might follow a new protocol that could include blood or saliva tests, field sobriety tests and perhaps a request to participate in a pilot program.

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