Gov. Rick Scott is vowing to to take his case for drug-testing welfare applicants to the U.S. Supreme Court after a federal appeals court refused to lift a ban on the 2011 law he pressed into passage.
The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta on Tuesday agreed with a federal judge in Florida who blocked the law in 2011, finding that drug tests amounted to unreasonable search and seizure.
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The News Service of Florida contributed to this report.