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Trusties

Prison inmates who through their good conduct earn a certain measure of freedom in and around the prison in exchange for assuming certain responsibilities.

A prison trusty might, for example, be charged with the responsibility of maintaining order among fellow inmates.

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The committee raised reservation on the representation of the Employee's in the investment committee and Board of Trusties and recommended that the Employee's/Employers should be given 50% representation on the Board of Trusties and Investment Committee in order to utilize the funds in transparent and in befitting manner.
The trusties were a violent group, and they won privileges by turning this violence upon their fellow inmates.
Baghdad (NINA) - A number of Al Sabah newspaper, affiliated from the Iraqi Media Network (IMN), staff arranged a sit-in demanding elections to select new members of the board of trusties, non-intervention in the newspaper's affairs, and allocating a share from the advertisements income to the staff.