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n.1.A contrivance to fasten logs together in rafting; - used by lumbermen.
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I thought it was important for staff to move beyond a lock-down situation.
And with Richard Carr also leaving the board of Arsenal Holdings, but remaining on the Football Club board, the lock-down agreement which stopped her from selling her stake becomes ineffective.
The juvenile was subjected to 24-hour lock-down, deprived of exercise, dressed in a suicide gown that did not close in the back, denied access to a shower and personal hygiene products, and denied visitors.
SAUGUS - As two armed burglary suspects detoured into Rosedell Elementary on Monday while fleeing from authorities, school officials cleared the grounds of lunching children and completed a campuswide lock-down within 30 seconds.
Security Blanket is a system lock-down and security management tool that enables systems administrators to automatically configure and enhance the security level for Operating Systems (OS) including Red Hat Enterprise Linux versions 4 and 5, Solaris version 10, CentOS versions 4 and 5, Fedora version 10 and Oracle Enterprise Linux versions 4 and 5.
Though Burnley and Blair, if convicted, could be sent to a lock-down facility such as Kilpatrick in Malibu, Feldstern said the judge has discretion to sentence juveniles to informal probation in such cases.
TCS), a developer of security applications, today announced that Security Blanket Enterprise Edition, its award-winning system lock-down tool and security management solution, now supports Sun Microsystems Inc.
The court held that a 22-day lock-down that caused inconvenience and discomfort to the inmates did not violate the Eighth Amendment, although the inmates were allowed only 20 minutes daily outside their cells to shower, use the bathroom, exercise and make phone calls.
In July, the prison was under a two-week emergency lock-down after guards discovered weapons, drugs and other contraband in cells, the inmate yard and a kitchen.
Security Blanket is the industry's most comprehensive system lock-down and security management solution that enables system administrators to automatically configure and enhance the security levels of Linux operating systems (OS).
LANCASTER - A prison-wide search for contraband during a two-week emergency lock-down at the state prison turned up about 18 weapons, predominantly sharp instruments fashioned from scrap metal.
Security Blanket's new compliancy lock-down profiles include: