Headlines Tagged with Prisons — 1,632 headlines found
In an EXCLUSIVE TKC INTERVIEW Fr. Nick Charles O'Donahue Farley of the Midtown KC Our Lady Of Perpetual Suffering Church explained the effort . . . "Addiction is an affliction and we are offering this assistance to children of God in suffering no ma
Apr 1, 2018 Tony's Kansas City (blog)
added Apr 3, 2018 15:36
It may seem like a cruel April Fool’s joke, but Missouri prisoners will wake up this April 1 to news they can no longer smoke. Missouri's Department of Corrections has been working for months to avoid a potential Easter rebellion.
Mar 29, 2018 WDAF-TV Fox 4 (Kansas City, MO)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:20
La Moye announced plans to become completely "smoke-free" by the end of the year, following a statement on how e-cigarettes should be used by local health professionals.
Mar 22, 2018 Bailiwick Express (uk)
added Mar 22, 2018 15:25
It's all part of the Minister for Home Affairs plan to help inmates quit smoking. It follows the release of a new consensus statement for Jersey in which top health professionals have signed up to about the use of e-cigarettes, which means e-cigarettes
Mar 19, 2018 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Mar 19, 2018 15:11
The appeal was brought by an individual who supports the ban and was about a point of law, whether or not the 2006 Health Act – effectively the smoking ban – applies as a matter of law to Crown premises...The Supreme Court upheld the view that it does not
Feb 27, 2018 Inside Time (uk)
added Feb 27, 2018 21:35
State Rep. Rick West, R-Heavener, said the nearly six-year ban on cigarettes sales and smoking inside prisons has caused nothing but problems for inmates, wardens and correctional employees. He’s proposing a controversial measure that would allow inmate
Feb 24, 2018 Enid (OK) News & Eagle
added Feb 24, 2018 00:05
[New Zealand] Factors influencing the smoking status of ex-prisoners reintegrating into the community after release: a pilot study ($$)
Smoking remains the leading cause of preventable illness and death, and is hugely prevalent among people entering prison. In the most recent prisoner health survey in 2005, 67% of prisoners…
Feb 23, 2018 New Zealand Medical Journal (nz)
added Feb 26, 2018 19:54
"The findings suggest that this opportunity is being missed, and that potentially there is much more that Corrections and community-based reintegration providers could be doing to support prisoners who want to quit," says Professor Edwards.
Feb 23, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 26, 2018 19:54
A Stroudsburg tobacco distributor was sentenced to prison for skirting the IRS on cash payments and helping another business evade taxes, federal prosecutors said. Kamlesh Patel, 60, was sentenced Thursday to a year in prison and two years of supervised
Feb 23, 2018 Easton (PA) Express-Times
added Feb 24, 2018 14:05
UK news media representations of smoking, smoking policies and tobacco bans in prisons [FREE FULL TEXT]
Policy-makers’ communications when engaging in discussion around smoke-free prison policies should draw on the generally smooth transitions to smoke-free prisons to date, and on evidence on health benefits of smoke-free environments and smoking cessation.
Feb 19, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2018 00:19