Penas

Penas

 

a gulf of the Pacific Ocean off the coast of southern Chile, between the Taitao Peninsula in the north and the island of Guayaneco in the south. It is approximately 80 km long and approximately 65 km wide, with a maximum depth of 146 m. The large island of Javier is situated in the gulf. Tides are irregular and semidiurnal and measure as much as 1.6 m.

References in classic literature ?
The position of the glaciers at this place and in the Gulf of Penas may be put even in a more striking point of view, for they descend to the sea-coast within 7.
Pena, that the Queen Mother, who was given to curious arts, caused the King her husband's nativity to be calculated, under a false name; and the astrologer gave a judgment, that he should be killed in a duel; at which the Queen laughed, thinking her husband to be above challenges and duels: but he was slain upon a course at tilt, the splinters of the staff of Montgomery going in at his beaver.
That is," said Don Quixote, "when they cannot help it, or when they are in love; and so true is this that there have been knights who have remained two years on rocks, in sunshine and shade and all the inclemencies of heaven, without their ladies knowing anything of it; and one of these was Amadis, when, under the name of Beltenebros, he took up his abode on the Pena Pobre for -I know not if it was eight years or eight months, for I am not very sure of the reckoning; at any rate he stayed there doing penance for I know not what pique the Princess Oriana had against him; but no more of this now, Sancho, and make haste before a mishap like Rocinante's befalls the ass.
But new information came to light for prosecutors and it was actually Penas fourth DUI arrest, also a felony, punishable by three to seven years in prison.
Mayor Joseph Penas has ordered the monitoring of foreigners here as the city tightens security measures to stop extremists and criminals from using its coastal waters to enter mainland Mindanao.
Esto se aprecia, por ejemplo, en el aumento de los delitos y de las penas obligatorias, asi como en el principio general de castigar los delitos imputables por culpa.
Este aspecto suele pasar desapercibido, como lo demuestra el hecho de que la discusion sobre la pena, una vez superada la pena de muerte, gire en torno a los fines de la pena privativa de libertad, y solo en ocasiones excepcionales se incluyan otras penas, como la restrictiva de libertad, limitativa de derechos y multa.
Por eso la renuncia de Humberto Moreira a la presidencia del PRI desperto en el auditorio de priistas sollozos y aplausos: he ahi a un martir priista, se retira para no llenar de penas el camino de nuestro candidato; he ahi un caballeroso arreglo entre Pena Nieto y Moreira, expresado en palabras falsas pero amabilisimas.
Esta idea queda ilustrada con la sucesion de Consejos de Guerra y penas capitales aplicados contra el anarquismo y, en menor medida, contra la extension del revolucionarismo en general, durante los anos finales del siglo XIX.
Las Leyes de Indias, por ejemplo, senalaban penas diferentes a iguales delitos segun las castas.
Las penas de este tipo eran con frecuencia aplicadas por los jueces de una manera arbitraria.
Juan de la Pena es considerado como el teologo mas importante de la segunda generacion de la Escuela de Salamanca (1).