Headlines Tagged with Prisons — 1,609 headlines found
"This is not related to the recent smoking ban. We believe they were recovering contraband items." Another woman, who said she was the partner of one of the men on the roof, also insisted the protest was over the ban.
Apr 18, 2016 South Wales Evening Post (uk)
added Apr 18, 2016 22:42
THREE inmates staged a rooftop protest on Swansea prison - as friends outside blamed rising tensions inside on the facility's smoking ban. Onlookers said the men had first been spotted on the roof of the Oystermouth Road site some time before midday. The
Apr 17, 2016 South Wales Evening Post (uk)
added Apr 18, 2016 14:20
The evaluation of the smoke-free policy, carried out by the Menzies School of Health Research, said patch misuse was a key finding for correctional jurisdictions to consider when planning smoke-free facilities. "It became the most problematic aspect of
Apr 15, 2016 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Apr 15, 2016 11:56
A cigarette ban in Northern Territory jails was a success, but created an "unintended" black market in nicotine patches, according to a new report published by the Menzies School of Health.
Apr 15, 2016 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Apr 15, 2016 11:24
A prisoner has killed himself after allegedly being stopped from smoking in Swansea jail. Inmate Dean George, 40, was found dead in his cell at one of eight jails trialling the "no smoking" ban on health grounds.
Apr 12, 2016 Swansea Sound (uk)
added Apr 15, 2016 10:24
[Australia] Successes and unintended consequences of the Northern Territory’s smoke-free prisons policy: results from a process evaluation
A comprehensive approach to creating support among staff and prisoners is important for smooth implementation of policies for smoke-free prisons. Planning should include assessment of prisoners’ preferred form of cessation support and strategies to minim
Apr 15, 2016 Public Health Research & Practice (au)
added Apr 15, 2016 09:56
a supplement to the April issue of the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research...“That the decline has stalled in the last 22 years is, to me, very sad news. I think it’s about the industry working really hard to keep this market,” says Gary A. Giovino, prof
Apr 13, 2016 University of Buffalo
added Apr 14, 2016 01:00
A prisoner has killed himself after the jail where he was serving his sentence banned smoking on health grounds. Dean George, 40, was found dead in his cell at Swansea prison, one of eight taking part in a no-smoking trial. Prisoners said that tensions w
Apr 13, 2016 Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 13, 2016 23:36
The source said tensions are running high over the smoking ban, adding: “Dean George was found dead because of the smoking ban. He told the staff he was going to do it.
Apr 12, 2016 The Mirror (uk)
added Apr 12, 2016 22:00
A Prague court met the complaint by Albert Zirovnicky, a murderer in jail, on Friday when it decided that the Prison Service has to pay 200,000 crowns to him, a non-smoker, for infringing on his fundamental right to health by failing to observe the smokin
Apr 11, 2016 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 11, 2016 14:00