sam's notes

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Tuesday, August 09, 2005

 
Via Carolina Journal, syndicated columnist Scott Mooneyham warns against legislation that would ban smoking in prison:

"Georgia banned prison smoking in 1994, only to rescind the policy two years later....Prison officials later acknowledged that smoking is a key pacifier that helps keep order."

Makes sense to me.


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