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

nStrafkolonie f
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The adipose procession plant was opened in correctional colony #2, the penal colony #26 provided all facilities with meat, the sewing shop was opened in correctional colony #27, the convicts of correctional colony #47 began producing concrete blocks and penal colony #51 bakes bread.
'Is there a possibility that they can still be brought back to Muntinlupa [New Bilibid Prison] and the Davao Penal Colony?' Senator Panfilo Lacson asked Guevarra in a joint Senate hearing into the implementation of the Republic Act 10592 on the good conduct time allowance (GCTA).
European Union welcomes closure of Jaslyk penal colony AKIPRESS.COM - The European Union welcomes the news on the closure of the Jaslyk penal colony it is a step towards better prison management, European External Action Service said.
After 10 months of hiding, a homicide convict who escaped from the Davao Prison and Penal Farm, popularly known as Davao Penal Colony (Dapecol), in Panabo City, Davao del Norte, was recaptured by the authorities in Makilala, North Cotabato Saturday afternoon.
The Russian Football Union suspended the pair in July 2016 after a video emerged from a Monte Carlo nightclub showing them cavorting at a champagne-fuelled party shortly after Russia's early exit from Euro 2016.Earlier this week, prosecutor Svetlana Tarasova called for Kokorin and Mamaev to serve up to a year and a half in a penal colony.She told journalists on Wednesday that the judge "fully agreed with the classification (of the crime) put forward by the prosecution".
Franz Kafka's "In the Penal Colony" was first written in 1914 at the start of the Great War.
The penal colony of French Guiana is one such example.
Before hitting the mainland near Isla del Bosque, Willa swept over an offshore penal colony about 60 miles out in the Pacific.
Summary: Actors star in the film about two prisoners trying to escape a penal colony
The DoJ, in coordination with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) shall identify suitable idle public lands in the region for the construction of the penal colony.
On its labels, 19 Crimes, an Aussie winery, features British convicts who were banished to Australia in the nation's early days as a penal colony. JWT brought their stories to life through an augmented reality app.
The former head of the regional penal colony in Leyte was wounded while three jail personnel were killed in an ambush in Abuyog town before noon yesterday.