The Examiner
Thursday, 30 November 2023

No backdown on prison smokes ban

By Daniel McCulloch
Updated August 27 2015 - 9:53am, first published August 26 2015 - 11:33pm

A STRICT smoking ban at Risdon Prison will not be lifted in the wake of a hostage siege at the facility, Corrections Minister Vanessa Goodwin has said.

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