penal colony


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Noun1.penal colony - a penal institution where prisoners are exiled (often located on an island from which escape is difficult or impossible)penal colony - a penal institution where prisoners are exiled (often located on an island from which escape is difficult or impossible)
penal facility, penal institution - an institution where persons are confined for punishment and to protect the public
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penal colony

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That particular hero was retired Philippine Constabulary Captain Anastacio Campo who, along with his family, was shipped by the Japanese Imperial Army to work at the Davao Penal Colony in February 1942.
had blocked at least two provincial roads leading to the Davao Penal Colony.
When the Floirendo family signed a Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) with Dapecol in 1969, it was their money that developed the plantation, earning the penal colony the cash representing its shares.
IN the very serious fantasy world of Original Sin II, religious persecution is law and Sourcerers (sic) are heretic criminals - hence your first hour is spent being collared, packed aboard a slave ship and consigned to miserable survival on a penal colony.
Punishment in Paradise: Race, Slavery, Human Rights, and a Nineteenth-Century Brazilian Penal Colony.
Major organization : FEDERAL STATE INSTITUTION "THE PENAL COLONY NUMBER 8 UNITED PENAL COLONY NUMBER 4 WITH SPECIAL CONDITIONS GENERAL DEPARTMENT OF OPERATIONS FEDERAL PENITENTIARY SERVICE IN SVERDLOVSK REGION"
BANISHED BBC2 9pm More drama for the convicts at the Australian penal colony.
Having been falsely accused of treason, ex-government agent Snow is offered his freedom under the condition that he rescues the President's daughter who is incarcerated in an extraterrestrial penal colony.
Banished BBC2, 9pm Drama about the British convicts and soldiers of a penal colony in Australia in the 18th century.
A 26-year-old citizen of Uzbekistan Khusanboi Khaitov was sentenced to 7 years of imprisonment in a penal colony by the Krasnodar region court for a murder of his compatriot.
In which ocean is the former French penal colony of Devil's Island?