“In the past, like many employers, we’ve disqualified people from working at Amazon if they tested positive for marijuana use, However, given where state laws are moving across the U.S., we’ve changed course.”
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Weed is legal in 36 states and more states are legalizing marijuana use. Companies operating in multiple states will be forced to re-evaluate their workplace policies. Companies would also need to analyze whether it is still practical to waste resources on weed drug tests.