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hard labour

Criminal law (formerly) the penalty of compulsory physical labour imposed in addition to a sentence of imprisonment: abolished in England in 1948
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In February 2015, the Cairo Criminal Court had sentenced Abdel Fattah to five years in prison with hard labour and a EGP 100,000 fine, on protest charges in the case known as the Shura Council protests in 2013.
She added that due to hard labour and knowledge of classical music the old singers earned world wide fame.
STEALING A TABLE CLOTH - 3 MONTHS HARD LABOUR Washer woman Jane Norton
The Supreme Court of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Friday sentenced South Korea-born US citizen Kim Dong-chul to 10 years of hard labour for subversion of the DPRK social system and espionage activities," Xinhua said.
Edmund Matthews and Stephen Anderson, 11 and 12, stole two sacks and were given terms of three months and a month of hard labour respectively.
John Bolton, 26, was convicted of stealing leather and received six months' hard labour, while Patrick O'Neil, 19, got 18 months' hard labour for housebreaking.
Bae's sister said that he was back to eight-hours-a-day, six-days-a-week hard labour.
Kenneth Bae, a 45-year-old tour operator and Christian missionary, was arrested in November and sentenced to 15 years' hard labour for (http://www.
But this does not detract from the hard labour that makes up the core gameplay.
Many had served hard labour in adult jails before being sent to Saltley.
Seventy years ago, headlines read 'Hard labour for being absent from work' - a sentence of two months hard labour was passed on George Salter from Russell Street, Middlesbrough who admitted three charges of being absent from essential work without reasonable cause.