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Electronic cigarettes now sold in Russell Co. Jail

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RUSSELL COUNTY, AL (WTVM) -

Russell County inmates are now getting their nicotine fix while behind bars.

According to Russell County Sheriff Heath Taylor, inmates can now buy electronic cigarettes for $18 each. Sheriff Taylor says he hopes they will result in calmer, better-behaved inmates.

According to Sheriff Taylor, the jail makes $4 to $5 off each e-cigarette sold.

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