jail bird


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a criminal who has been jailed repeatedly

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A few years ago it was found that several years after a rich man's stay in jail, the actual jail bird was not the don but his poor servant whose family was paid a monthly allowance for this loyal impersonation.
Meanwhile, another former jail bird, Darren Barrington (Timothy Spall), is also trying to leave his past behind him.
ISLAMABAD -- Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) of Islamabad Police Monday arrested a former jail bird and proclaimed offender wanted to police in various dacoity and burglary cases besides recovering diamond ring, cell phones and weapon from him, a police spokesman said.
FORMER jail bird Greg Johnson is loving life on the straight and narrow as Salford Red Devils' new right-winger.
It was one of his more forgivable sins, but he was soon to descend from England international to jail bird on the back of fist-fights in takeaways and training-ground assaults.
The following year she starred as glam jail bird Roxie Hart in Chicago in the West End.
But prison guard Javert (Geoffrey Rush) recognises the former jail bird and determines to hunt him down.
Geri Halliwell became Jail Bird Spice for a day with a visit to a prison to inform the inmates of the dangers of breast cancer.
It is revealed after preliminary investigation that he has already remained jail bird for involvement in various criminal activities.
If you are hoping for a startling insight into her 23 days as a jail bird, you'll get: "Cold nights and freezing water, fluorescents always on, stuck here behind this glass, my parents see their daughter, judge her nose and liberty, you're a desperate wannabe, sadness you'd rather leave, real criminals on the streets.
His tangled love life emerged after we revealed last month how he was spotted with Stacey O'Donnell, whose dad is jail bird pimp Hugh O'Donnell.
It is to be mentioned that Asif Khan has remained jail bird in past for involvement in car theft cases.
But any notion the former jail bird was putting his controversial past behind him was dispelled by his introduction to Rufus Wainwright's Going to a Town.
Police team recovered two 30 bore pistols, 11 rounds and it was also come to know that ring leader Nisar Khan has remained a jail bird in murder case at City police station Attock.