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handcuff

a pair of locking metal rings joined by a short bar or chain for securing prisoners, etc.
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All of this context notwithstanding, the NOW members continued to demand that the men--but not the women--involved in Dreyer's handcuffing "be forced to go through sensitivity training and their graduation should be deterred until they understand what they have done.
The current system often treats teachers as faceless numbers who are moved along the chart according to how long they have been at the school district, sometimes handcuffing administrators from doing what is best for the students.
If the suspect is under arrest, then officers should conduct the search after handcuffing him.
When their solicitor, Gareth Peirce, objected to the handcuffing, she was told by the judge that the decision to do so was not to be regarded as a precedent in the case.
On the same day the teenager targeted a second group of children in the same park, handcuffing one by his wrist to a fence.
It comes two days after prisons minister Ann Widdecombe refused to reverse the policy of handcuffing pregnant prisoners in hospital.
California State Prison-Los Angeles County inmate Sergio Marquez, 32, a diabetic, said improper handcuffing while he was recovering from back surgery cut off circulation to his left arm, which later had to be amputated at the elbow, the lawsuit said.
Tory AM William Graham branded the handcuffing as both "degrading and appalling".
Safety-related training should include such issues as searching procedures, handcuffing techniques, traffic stop guidelines, and use of deadly force policies.