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After Osaka Evessa star Lynn Washington’s Tuesday arrest for his alleged involvement in smuggling a package (1 kg to 1.5 kg, various published reports stated) of marijuana into Japan in November, the bj-league reacted by announcing league-wide drug testing of players will be conducted by Friday.

Further policy details were to emerge on Thursday during a meeting with representatives of all 19 teams, followed by a news conference in Tokyo.

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