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Don't worry though! The government says this shouldn't affect any other cases. If you turn back the clock and watch some videos regarding the Annie Dookhan drug lab scandal, that's what they said then too. "Trust us" they say, we're looking into it. You should choose carefully whether you submit to any search for any reason. Particular caution should be exercised when you consider submitting to a blood test to determine whether you are under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or to a search of your person, home or car that might reveal anything the police find suspicious. Two of the people who were conducting these tests up until a few weeks ago have been caught cheating to win. Think twice before you put your fate in their hands!
The best course of action is usually to lawyer up and shut up. Here is a video with some suggestions on what to do if you receive some unwelcome mail from the state crime lab:
If you are being investigated or prosecuted for a drug or alcohol related offense, including DWI, aggravated DWI, possession of marijuana, possession of controlled drugs or any other criminal charge involving drug or alcohol testing, please call me right now at 1-603-893-0074 ! I look forward to speaking with you.
Attorney Mark Stevens
5 Manor Parkway
Salem, NH 03079
Massachusetts drug lab scandal.