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Society of Hair Testing Interview Series: Alberto Salomone

Posted by Lolita Tsanaclis on Apr 19, 2017

From the 12th to the 14th of June this year, we’ll be hosting the Scientific Meeting of the Society of Hair Testing (SoHT) in Cardiff. As a preview, we’ve brought together the keynote speakers from the conference for a series of exclusive interviews. This month: Alberto Salomone.

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Society of Hair Testing Interview Series: Dr Pascal Kintz

Posted by Lolita Tsanaclis on Mar 13, 2017

You don’t get the name 'The Father of Hair Testing' without good reason, and Dr Pascal Kintz has certainly earned the title. Over three decades, he has helped advance the science to the extent that hair testing is now routine. As well as being a founding member - and later president - of the Society of Hair Testing, Dr Kintz has also provided analysis on a number of high profile cases, including determining the then-Ukrainian presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko had been poisoned with dioxin in 2004.

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8 FAQs about hair drug testing for Family Lawyers

Posted by Lolita Tsanaclis on Feb 10, 2017
Hair testing offers a powerful, accurate means of testing for drug or alcohol use. The method is simple, well-established and easily accessible for all parties in family law cases. To use a hair test as a witness, it is essential to understand the method and its benefits, and where other testing methods may be more appropriate. Doing so may determine whether your hair testing result stands up in court.
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Hair drug and alcohol testing vs. other methods: A no-nonsense guide

Posted by Lolita Tsanaclis on Jan 27, 2017

Choosing the right testing method for drug and alcohol use is essential to achieve a fair outcome in a courtroom, workplace, or any other situation where parental custody, child safety or future employment might be at stake.

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How hair collection could make or break a family law case

Posted by Lolita Tsanaclis on Jan 11, 2017

Hair testing is a fast, accurate and non-invasive means of testing for drug and alcohol use over long periods.

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