legal confinement

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The book ends with some concluding thoughts on the nature of coercive confinement in Ireland and offers a number of explanations as to why there might have been such high levels of extra legal confinement and low levels of imprisonment, and why that trend changed significantly in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
Fadlallah also stressed the paramount importance of firming up the media law- which was accomplished by the Information house committee and forwarded to the General Body- saying such a law, once implemented, would avert many of the existing flaws, and would accord mediamen full liberties within legal confinements.