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a justly deserved penalty

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the act of correcting for your wrongdoing

the act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life

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New Delhi [India], July 13 ( ANI ): A day after two Indian Army soldiers were killed in ceasefire violation in Jammu and Kashmir's Keran Sector, defence experts said strong retribution was the only way to teach a lesson to Pakistan.
I believe that our criminal justice system is such that it does not believe that penalties should be for retribution.
The first letter stated categorically "Capital punishment does not rehabilitate anyone, and retribution is simply wrong.
GUJRANWALA -- Retribution movement rallies of Pakistan Awaami Tehreek (PAT) would turn to 25 more cities including Gujranwala Sunday.
THEFT | URBAN CLIMBING | CRIMINAL ACTIVITY | DEATH | RETRIBUTION | ACTION
A screen grab from the video game "Pakistan Army Retribution," set during the 2014 attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar, has been removed from the site.
Jewish Honor Courts: Revenge, Retribution, and Reconciliation in Europe and Israel After the Holocaust
Geneva, Dhu-AlHijjah 17, 1436, October 01, 2015, SPA -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia confirmed that Islamic law ensured justice, and kept the rights to all without discrimination, was keen to ensure the right to life for all, and prevented self-murder and made retribution an instrument of justice, and insurance for the right of life and interests of the community.
Fatal Retribution A Paranormal Washington Novel Book 1
A forceful command of language and an admirable ability to edit out unnecessary rambling will make A Certain Retribution a prime choice for suspense fans.
Dar Al-Ifta said it is "not permissible for individuals to take retribution or revenge into their own hands, outside the law and the state's institutions," in a Monday statement.
Ultimately, isn't the death penalty more about retribution than anything else?
Extraordinary Retribution is a recommendation for fans of international thrillers and espionage and opens in Syria, where a hidden prison compound in the desert is invaded by an assassin haunted by the anguish of his people and intent on violence and freeing prisoners.
Dawadmi 27 zero in 1434, corresponding to January 9, 2013, (SPA ) Interior Ministry issued a statement today on the implementation of the rule of murder: retribution in offenders Dawadmi, and statement reads as follows:
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