Cigarettes have been extinguished and dip is gone at the Grant County Detention Center since the facility has gone tobacco-free.
The change took effect July 1 in anticipation of administrative regulation passed by the Kentucky Jail Standards Commission being approved by the Legislative Research Commission in August or September.
Previously, Class D work inmates could smoke at an outside smoking area and while out on work duty and could purchase cigarettes and dip from the jail’s canteen.
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