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Did the child test positive for marijuana or just ampheamines?
Also, do you anticipate the child's parents testing positive for anything?
It is unlikely that if you test positive for marijuana that CPS will take action regarding removal of the child.
There are two reasons: First, if they removed every child from a home in which one person used marijuana, there would be millions of children in foster care.
Second, the child did not test positive for marijuana, so they are unlikely to place a great deal of concern on you testing positive for it.
No, they will not go on your criminal record. It will be documented in the CPS file, but that is not open to the public.
As far as what I'd advise you to do, unfortunately, I cannot give you legal advice, I can just answer your questions. To go further would violate the terms of Just Answer.
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What I can tell you, however, is that you testing positive for marijuana is unlikely to impact the residency of your grandson.
No, it is not likely. I've never seen someone charged with a drug related crime under this circumstance.
The reason is that they have to prove you possessed marijuana. A person can test positive simply by being around some else who is smoking, but that is not enough for possession.
No. If you test positive, CPS may take measures to make sure the child is not exposed to it and may require more tests in the future, but I don't think it will impact whether or not the child can live with you.]
Unless they ask, no. It is very hard to predict what will show up on a test and what will not. It depends on many factors, such as how often you use, how much was smoked, how much water you drink, body fat percentage, and whether you directly inhaled or it was second hand. My point is that it is hard to tell if you will actually test positive.
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