penitentiary


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Synonyms for penitentiary

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a correctional institution for those convicted of major crimes

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used for punishment or reform of criminals or wrongdoers

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showing or constituting penance

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1894 Illinois State Penitentiary (Joliet), Biennial Report Commissioner's Report, 1894, 11.
CCO, correctional officer/dorm sergeant, Louisiana State Penitentiary, Angola
In 1993, the executive branch of the government of Argentina created by decree the Office of Penitentiary Ombudsman, "who has the task of protecting the human rights of the inmates in the Federal Penitentiary System.
It is undoubtedly so in all other prisons, and the fact shows the importance of our public schools as the best defences against the vices and habits which lead so many to crime and the penitentiary.
I've felt it light up even the dingiest classroom of the Maryland State Penitentiary.
A Mini OP, also within the Penitentiary during convention hours, is limited to the first 100 pre-registered players.
Following the beheading, local Fairmount restaurants will come alive with French-themed entertainment as well as food and drink specials, and the penitentiary will reopen for rare twilight tours.
Svetlana Bychkova, the Secretary of the Legislative and Judicial Reform Committee of the Mazhilis said: "Kazakhstan undertakes ambitious criminal justice and penitentiary reforms.
Butler, CCO, (Honors), master sergeant; Louisiana State Penitentiary, Angola, La.
An Internet content provider sued a penitentiary warden and other government officials seeking declaratory and injunctive relief.
Editor's Note: This is the first of a multipart series on the development of the Argentine Penitentiary Policy.
He filed a suit that brought about the elimination of unlighted isolation cells at the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla.
IPIX Corporation (Nasdaq:IPIX), a premier supplier of 360-degree, immersive imaging technologies for visual intelligence applications, announced today that the United States Penitentiary (USP) in Terre Haute, Ind.
PHILADELPHIA, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site brings back its popular Prison Food Weekend on Saturday and Sunday, June 6 and 7.
Tenders are invited for provision of services of consultancy on penitentiary reform in