Teachers, marijuana, and “moral turpitude”

January 21, 2013

  • 345 Schools
  • 345II Public Schools
  • 345II(K) Teachers
  • 345II(K)1 In General
  • 345k129 Certificate or License
  • 345k132 k. Revocation.

345 SchoolsProfessional practices council was justified in determining that teachers, by being in possession of 52 marijuana plants, were guilty of acts involving moral turpitude, warranting revocation of their teaching certificates.
Adams v. State, Prof’l Practices Council, 406 So. 2d 1170 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 1981)
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