jail time

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  • time served — At the time a criminal defendant is sentenced, the amount of time the defendant has already spent in jail awaiting trial or a plea of guilty. When a judge sentences a defendant to time served, the sentence is the same as the time the defendant… …   Law dictionary

  • Jail — Jail, or gaol (especially in Canada, Australia and NZ [http://www.corrections.govt.nz/policy and legislation/policy and procedures manual/section d/d05/d05.html] ), [In British official use theforms with G are still current; in literary and… …   Wikipedia

  • jail — jail1 also gaol BrE [dʒeıl] n [U and C] [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: jaiole, from Latin caveola, from cavea cage ] a place where criminals are kept as part of their punishment, or where people who have been charged with a crime are… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Jail Guitar Doors — Infobox Song Name = Jail Guitar Doors Artist = The Clash Album = The Clash (US ver.) Released = Start date|1979|7 track no = 9 Recorded = 1979 Genre = Punk rock Length = 3:05 Writer = Joe Strummer, Mick Jones Label = CBS Producer = Mickey Foote,… …   Wikipedia

  • jail — n. 1) to go to jail (he went to jail for his crime) 2) to be sent to jail (she was sent to jail for shoplifting) 3) to serve time in jail 4) to break jail; to break out of jail * * * [dʒeɪl] to break out of to break jail to serve time in jail to… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • jail — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} (BrE also gaol) noun ADJECTIVE ▪ city (esp. AmE), county, local ▪ high security, maximum security, top security (all esp. BrE) ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • Jail Branch River — The Jail Branch River is a river in central Vermont. It is a tributary of the Stevens Branch of the Winooski River and part of the Lake Champlain watershed.The Jail Branch rises in Washington, Vermont, and flows north into Orange, where it comes… …   Wikipedia

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  • time — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Measurement of duration Nouns 1. time, duration; period, term, stage, space, span, spell, season; fourth dimension; the whole time; era, epoch, age, aeon; time of life; moment, instant, instantaneity,… …   English dictionary for students

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