drug_testThe IOC still hasn’t got this straight, but a Shasta County judge in Northern California has ruled that mandatory drug tests for children participating in non-sports events (such as Chess or music) is a violation of privacy and civil rights.

391 children, including athletes, had already been tested. The prosecutor explained the original decision to institutionally force non-suspected children to pee into a cup while other people listened: “Why any parent would not want to know if their child is taking illegal substances is beyond me.”