in custody


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A LAWYER in whom an instinct of justice had survived the wreck of his ignorance of law was retained for the defence of a burglar whom the police had taken after a desperate struggle with someone not in custody.
That, the man sitting as President had then informed Doctor Manette that the prisoner must remain in custody, but should, for his sake, be held inviolate in safe custody.
Those whom she sentenced were taken into custody by the soldiers, who of course had to leave off being arches to do this, so that by the end of half an hour or so there were no arches left, and all the players, except the King, the Queen, and Alice, were in custody and under sentence of execution.
Convinced that they were spies sent on some sinister errand, they took them in custody, and set to work to drive in the horses.
How far you may be implicated in this last transaction, or how far the person who is now in custody may criminate you, you best know.
I am sorry to see, sir, that the messenger I so warmly recommended has returned in custody of the French
A man was arrested for having caused his death, and held in custody till a gallows was erected.
A sallow prisoner has come up, in custody, for the half- dozenth time to make a personal application "to purge himself of his contempt," which, being a solitary surviving executor who has fallen into a state of conglomeration about accounts of which it is not pretended that he had ever any knowledge, he is not at all likely ever to do.
Francine followed, held in custody by Miss Plym--who took her responsibilities seriously, and clamored for instruction in the art of chopping parsley.
Daniel Paul, 27, of Ridgeway in Dalton, and Matthew Kenny, 23, of Waterloo Road in Waterloo, were before Kirklees magistrates in custody.
According to his family, Hamed passed away due to medical neglect whilst in custody.
The van had been travelling from Liverpool Crown Court - where Neary had appeared in relation to a burglary conspiracy case - to prison as he had been remanded in custody.