jailed : Definition, Usages, News and More
- v lock up or confine, in or as in a jail
- s being in captivity
- PITTSBURGH: Utah Representative Enid Waldholtz's estranged husband Joe Waldholtz was jailed today for contempt of court.
- JORDAN, Montana: Authorities negotiating with the Montana Freemen said a resolution to the standoff could come in the next few days, now that a jailed Freemen leader has approved .
- Kadivar, 44, has found academic stardom a dangerous occupation in Iranin 1999 he was jailed for 18 months for his ideas.
- President Bush in Guardian Unlimited
You cannot expect people to believe in the promise of a better future when they are jailed for peacefully petitioning their government,Bush said. "And you cannot stand up a modern, confident nation when you do not allow people to voice...
- Luis Carlos Restrepo in International Herald Tribune
It is enough that Ingrid Betancourt be immediately freed for us to consider this humanitarian exchange is moving forward, and to begin delivering the benefits of suspended sentences to (jailed) members of the guerrilla group,Restrepo told...