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More than 1,700 drug-driving prosecutions thrown into doubt

It comes as more lab test results completed by Synlab have been rescinded.

CC Nick Dean

CC Nick Dean

Date - 30th January 2023
By - Cachella Smith
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NPCC and Forensic Science Regulator reviews have found that hundreds of drug-driving lab tests completed by a forensics supplier used by 23 police forces were wrong and need to be withdrawn. It means that more than 1,700 prosecutions have been...
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