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prison term

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  1. prison term, sentence, timenoun

    the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned

    "he served a prison term of 15 months"; "his sentence was 5 to 10 years"; "he is doing time in the county jail"

    Synonyms:
    conviction, clip, condemnation, sentence, fourth dimension, judgment of conviction, metre, meter, time, clock time

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  1. Jay Goldberg:

    Anybody who is facing 30 years never stands up, without exception, a person facing a prison term cooperates.

  2. Lim Ji-bong:

    Recently, it was extremely rare for a person to serve a prison term for adultery, the number of indictments has decreased as charges are frequently dropped.

  3. Adam Schiff:

    I do not take a position on the proper prison term for Mr. Stone, but it would be a blatant abuse of power if President Trump has in fact intervened to reverse the recommendations of career prosecutors at the Department of Justice, doing so would send an unmistakable message that President Trump will protect those who lie to Congress to cover up his own misconduct, and that the attorney general will join him in that effort.

  4. Josef Schuster:

    Even if the defendant will probably not serve the full prison term due to his advanced age, the verdict is to be welcomed, the thousands of people who worked in the concentration camps kept the murder machinery running. They were part of the system, therefore they should also take responsibility for it.

  5. Pete Buttigieg:

    I don't think that you are free in this country if your reproductive health can be criminalized by government, to see in Alabama that if someone is raped and California Sen. Kamala Harris seeks an abortion, the doctor who treats California Sen. Kamala Harris will be penalized with a longer prison term than California Sen. Kamala Harris rapist makes me question whether the discussion about freedom in this country has gone off the rails.

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