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They argued that Maryland’s parole system established in 1995 functionally denied opportunities for release to inmates with life sentences.Lawsuit settlement changes Maryland parole system for those sentenced to life as juveniles|Emily Davies|March 10, 2021|Washington Post
The fact that 1 in 9 prisoners is serving a life sentence contributes to these swelling figures.A fed-up judge condemns the inequities in America’s legal system|Michael Bobelian|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
While the Senate version of the bill leaves open the possibility of parole in some cases of what are now capital crimes, the House version calls for life sentences without early release.Virginia General Assembly poised for historic votes to legalize marijuana and end death penalty|Gregory S. Schneider, Laura Vozzella|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
The exact words were difficult to discern but referred to a possible life sentence in prison.Man apparently experiencing paranoia is accused of killing his mother|Dan Morse|January 5, 2021|Washington Post
Uighur journalist Gulmire Imin has served more than 10 years of a life sentence behind bars.These 10 female journalists deserve justice immediately|Brett Haensel|October 1, 2020|Fortune
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
His life as a man is built around health insurance and tax services.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It was also an attack on our freedom of expression and way of life.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I always wanted my life to be that way, and it became that way.
I liked it because it was like my life coming back together.
Before he could finish the sentence the Hole-keeper said snappishly, "Well, drop out again—quick!"
Now, it immediately occurred to Davy that he had never in his whole life had all the plums he wanted at any one time.
Dean Swift was indeed a misanthrope by theory, however he may have made exception to private life.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
We shall recover again some or all of the steadfastness and dignity of the old religious life.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
It is the dramatic impulse of childhood endeavouring to bring life into the dulness of the serious hours.Children's Ways|James Sully