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indeterminate sentence:

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, in criminal law, release from prison of a convict before the expiration of his term on condition that his activities be restricted and that he report regularly to an officer.
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in criminal law, punishment that a court orders, imposed on a person convicted of criminal activity. Sentences typically consist of fines, corporal punishment, imprisonment for varying periods including life, or capital punishment, and sometimes combine two or more
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'The span of life imprisonment is regarded as limited to 25 years while it is meant to last a lifetime.
In 2004, a five-member bench as many as 62 appeals that urged the apex court to reinstate death penalty for convicts whose capital punishments were commuted into life imprisonment leading to their release on the basis of remission in their imprisonment periods.
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An Egyptian military court has sentenced 418 alleged supporters of the banned Muslim Brotherhood, mostly in absentia, to prison terms from two years to life imprisonment for involvement in violence at a police station in 2013.
Criminal charges of life imprisonment against journalists further degrades an already critical media freedom situation in Turkey, Dunja Mijatovi?, OSCE media freedom representative said today, amid arrests of two prominent investigative journalists of the daily Cumhuriyet.
TEHRAN (FNA)- An Al-Qaeda terrorist, sentenced to life imprisonment in the US, said that members of the Saudi royal family sponsored the terrorist network in the 1990s.
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The specialized inter-district criminal court of Karaganda region has sentenced two men who raped two girls, one of whom was killed, to life imprisonment and 20 years in prison, Novosti-Kazakhstan reported Friday citing spokesman from the court.
The Makati Anti-Drug Abuse Council (MADAC) was commended yesterday for its no-nonsense drive against illegal drugs that led to the conviction of six offenders, all sentenced to life imprisonment, for violation of R.A.
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