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a correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment

a prisonlike situation

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This seminar provides an excellent opportunity for sharing practical experiences in this field with colleagues from Norway and we believe that such activities will contribute to further advancement of the country's penitentiary system," she said.
Military personnel put in reserve, police officers and civil servants with special status in the penitentiary system and whose work relations ceased, of the national defense field, public order and national security, receiving monthly aid, which is provided from the state budget.
485/1995 promulgated by the Health Ministry, that instituted an assistance committee for the area of the penitentiary system in the at that time National Department of STD/Aids of the Health Ministry.
These systemic and institutional flaws of the penitentiary system pose a clear and present danger not just to the national justice system but also to national security," he pointed out.
The Penitentiary System said that of 521 inmates in El Boqueron, 286
Currently, the structure of the penitentiary system consists of 14 penal settlements.
MANILA -- A joint executivelegislative committee has been formed to speed up the reforms and modernization of the country's national penitentiary system and facilities amid rising concerns that criminal elements have become deeply entrenched in the New Bilibid Prison (NBP).
In addition, the former Head of the Special State Protection Service (SSPS) Teimuraz Mgebrishvili and former deputy minister of penitentiary system, Archil Talakvadze were appointed the deputy interior ministers, he said.
In opposing torture and infamy, Beccaria inspired America's founders to jettison England's Bloody Code, heavily reliant on executions and corporal punishments, and to adopt the penitentiary system.
When he went into the penitentiary system, it was an extension of the residential school era," she said.
progress in the penitentiary system of Armenia as compared with that in other CIS countries.
To which should be added the distinct structural difficulties of the penitentiary system, such as: the strong bureaucratic burden; the obstacle of procedures and uses anchored in the XX century; the predominance of the strictly regimental procedures of prevention and security over the actions of intervention, that sometimes suppose insurmountable obstacles for the execution of said interventions; the lack of awareness of a great part of the penitentiary personnel together with the limited training in these materials and the lack of coordination of the distinct classes; among others.
For her, the penitentiary system in the United States, as well as in many other countries that follow the same model, is a continuation of slavery under the guise of a better alternative to capital punishment.
He has been in custody in the Lane County Jail since he was returned to Eugene and will be transferred to the Oregon penitentiary system.
16, 2012 "The Director of the National Penitentiary System confirmed that a maximum security module in the Model Prison in Tipitapa city, 20 kilometers from Managua, is under construction, and they will move on to the execution of a new center with similar protective measures.