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He then escaped from his detention and arrived on Tverskaya Avenue to join his supporters.
After two nights in detention, he was scheduled to be deported back to Turkey on Monday.
He is being held in pretrial detention in Baku and faces up to seven years in prison if convicted.
While in pre-trial detention, Krivov undertook two hunger strikes.
Perhaps the guards at the Guantanamo Bay detention facilities will finally be allowed to smoke cubans, too.
The cause of Haggard's mysterious detention in Rome, and of their own sudden flitting, became at once clear to her.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Thus if a man threatened to fill up your well because it stood, as he claimed, on his land, you had no preventive remedy at law.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
This detention was very vexatious, for we were not only losing a fair wind, but lying in a very exposed situation.
It is usual to have recourse to this valuable invention only when disease is actually existing—as a preventive, it is neglected.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
For instance, the decrease may have been due to extra preventive work done by welfare officers.Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents|Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.