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Cannabis smell on prison clothes

A report by inspectors into Brixton Prison found inmates were smoking such high quantities of cannabis that their clothes started smelling of it.

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Report finds 'significant failure' on prison drug action

This part of the prison report highlights the use of cannabis at Brixton. Section 5.43 below says IMB [Independent Monitoring Board] members' clothes smelt of the drug.

IMB report Credit: IMB

The report added that there had been a 'significant failure' in cracking down on the supply of cannabis coming into the prison.

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