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How would they feel if a female US diplomat, accused of breaking an Indian law, were manacled, strip-searched intimately in this humiliating fashion and then held in a cell with ordinary felons?
All the rest are the manacled proprietorial Press, particularly the Murdoch and Mail stables.
Which prompts the thought that, unless he was manacled hand and foot in the queue, why didn't he desert to seek a hot toddy?
Mr Tappin would have been manacled and dressed in an orange boiler suit like a Guantanamo inmate.
They were manacled, strip searched, interrogated for hours on end, thrown in prison like criminals; then, still manacled , paraded through the airport and put on the plane to be deported - paying for that privilege.
Like the bizarre pushmi-pullyu beast in the Doctor Dolittle stories, the Tory PM and his Lib Dem deputy were going i n the opposite direction - while manacled Like the bizarre pushmi-pullyu beast in the Doctor Dolittle stories, the Tory PM and his Lib Dem deputy were going in the opposite direction - while manacled together.
At first, it seems that the couple are motivated by altruism, but things take a sinister turn when the man finds himself manacled to the wall in their beer cellar.
And there it was, the Case of the Manacled Mormon, a truly titillating account of what happened to the aforementioned Kirk, unwilling (he said) star of one of the most bizarre courtships since Paris whisked Helen off to Troy.
Amongst seething waves, at Nelson's feet lies a black figure with hidden face and manacled wrists.
Alyn and Deeside AM Carl Sargeant and Montgomeryshire AM Mick Bates were handcuffed, manacled and taken into custody in a police van.
First, Huey made national headlines as a photo of him lying wounded and manacled to a hospital bed flashed across television screens all over the nation.