The Missouri Department of Corrections will ban smoking in prisons on April 1. Is the state really prepared for the challenge that comes with thousands of prisoners craving nicotine?
The Missouri Department of Corrections will ban smoking in prisons on April 1. Is the state really prepared for the challenge that comes with thousands of prisoners craving nicotine? File photo AP
The Missouri Department of Corrections will ban smoking in prisons on April 1. Is the state really prepared for the challenge that comes with thousands of prisoners craving nicotine? File photo AP

Are Missouri prisons prepared for mass nicotine withdrawal when smoking ban takes effect?

January 03, 2018 05:49 PM