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Thursday, November 30, 2006

Worker fired for off-work smoking sues

Last year the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (2005 net sales: $2.3 billion) announced it would try to cut employee health-care costs by refusing to employ persons who smoke, either on or off the job. Now an employee fired after a test showed nicotine in his urine - he was smoking while away from work - has sued.

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