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Wal, then, Tom shall have the pleasure of flogging her.
My oath on it, too," said the farmer; "but as I have a strong affection for you, I want to add to the debt in order to add to the payment;" and seizing him by the arm, he tied him up again, and gave him such a flogging that he left him for dead.
In Deuteronomy 25, the punishment of flogging is prescribed for anyone guilty of "wickedness": "And it shall be, if the wicked man deserves to be flogged, then the judge shall cause him to lie down and to be flogged before him.
SO-CALLED secondary sites are flogging seats for events at hugelyinflated prices shortly after they sell out.
THE Government has withdrawn its bid for a controversial justice deal with Saudi Arabia as Prime Minister David Cameron raised concerns about the threatened flogging of a 74-year-old British grandfather.
Last night, the SFA launched an investigation and vowed to take action against fans flogging briefs at inflated prices over the internet.
DUBAI - Rights group Amnesty International said Thursday that Saudi Arabia would postpone the flogging of blogger Raef Badawi, whose case has sparked international criticism, for a second week on medical grounds.
The witness said Raif BadawiA's feet and hands were shackled during the flogging but his face was visible.
The flogging was the first of 20 such sessions mandated by Badawi's sentence - a total of 1,000 lashes, 50 lashes at a time.
Kirkuk / NINA / Local sources said that the IS released this evening three young men after flogging them and impose a financial penalty on them for carrying cigarettes which were considered by the IS organization as prohibited.
The latest step in this direction is the new regulations enacted by the Supreme Court of the Maldives on the enforcement of flogging and specifying conditions and criteria for meting out the punishment.
Tom Dyckhoff The Great Interior Design Challenge BBC2, 7pm The Beeb knows when it's on to great format - and there's nothing wrong with flogging it and flogging it if it's working.