illegal detention

See: detainer
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LAHORE -- Capital city police officer BA Nasir on Wednesday said that illegal detention and torture by policemen on crime suspects cannot be defended.
Later, it transpired that the policemen had subjected him to severe torture on a private premises in the Cantonment area where they kept him in illegal detention for five days or so for interrogation.
Two Chinese nationals were arrested for illegal detention of a compatriot inside a hotel along Roxas Boulevard in Pasay City on Wednesday morning.
2 Chinese held for illegal ?detention of compatriot !-- -- Ralph Edwin Villanueva (The Philippine Star) - August 15, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Two Chinese men were arrested yesterday by police for alleged illegal detention of their compatriot in a hotel in Pasay City.
'Here in Abuja, we are legally protesting the illegal detention of our leader and his wife.
In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat Forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that Kashmiri prisoners are deliberately denied a fair trial to prolong their illegal detention. The forum in a statement issued in Srinagar, while welcoming the release of Mirza Nisar, Ali Muhammad Butt, Lateef Ahmed Waza and Abdul Ghani Goni after illegal detention of 23 years, said that majority of Kashmiri prisoners languishing in various Indian jails for the past 15 to 25 years were being denied a fair trial to prolong their illegal detention.
The 17- year-old boy from Pattan was facing illegal detention in Baramulla jail for the past six months.
In a statement in Srinagar, JKML spokesman, Sajad Ayoubi said India is keeping Masarrat Aalam under illegal detention just to victimize him which is worst demonstration of political vendetta.
SSP Malik Naeem appeared before the bench and submitted a report wherein he conceded that the two minors had been taken into custody by ASI Mehmood and kept in illegal detention for around 14 days in a bid to force their elder brother Sajjad - wanted by the Golra police in a robbery case - to surrender.
The authorities are using draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) and other baseless charges as a tool to place Masarat Aalam behind bars, otherwise, courts have repeatedly quashed his illegal detention and directed his release.
VIGAN CITY, Ilocos Sur -- The Department of Justice (DOJ) has charged Cabugao town mayor Josh Edward Cobangbang and 15 other municipal officials and employees with serious illegal detention and grave coercion for forcibly taking over a resort more than a year ago in Cabugao.
According to Reporter, the Chairperson of Kashmir Tehreek-e-Khawateen, Zamruda Habib in a statement in Srinagar expressed concern over deteriorating health and continued illegal detention of the Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi and her associates, Nasreena and Fehmeeda Sofi and other political prisoners languishing in different jails.