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English translation: Life without parole

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French term or phrase:peine pérpetuelle incompressible
English translation:Life without parole
Entered by: Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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17:31 Apr 15, 2001
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French term or phrase: peine pérpetuelle incompressible
Sentence reads:

"Car le système pénal n’a cessé de se durcir durant cette période, avec la réduction drastique des libérations conditionnelles et la mise en place de la peine perpétuelle incompressible."

How would you say "la peine pérpetuelle incompressible" in English?
Micah
It's me again...
Explanation:
Sentenced to life without parole.
Life sentence without parole
or COLLOQUIALLY: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE.

Regards,:)

BD
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Local time: 18:46
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Summary of answers provided
naIt's me once again
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
naIt's me again...
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
naSentenced to Life without parole (U.S.A.)
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
naunyielding life sentence
Elisa Capelão


  

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31 mins
unyielding life sentence


Explanation:
it is known in English as an "unyielding life sentence"

peine pérpetuelle = life sentence
incompressible = unyielding

Here is a reference for you:

RICK HALPERIN - DEATH PENALTY NEWS, 1 January, 2000 - ...
... a police officer or child is slain. The proposed law would impose an unyielding
life sentence for any killer charged with capital murder but spared because a ...
venus.soci.niu.edu/~archives/ABOLISH/rick-halperin/jan00/ 0272.html


Hope it helps!




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Elisa Capelão
Local time: 01:46
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 37

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Sentenced to Life without parole (U.S.A.)


Explanation:
That is the way it is said here in the USA.

Regards,:)

BD

Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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1 hr
It's me again...


Explanation:
Sentenced to life without parole.
Life sentence without parole
or COLLOQUIALLY: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE.

Regards,:)

BD

Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
United States
Local time: 18:46
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 16
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Micah
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1 hr
It's me once again


Explanation:
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Category: Society > Issues > ... > Injustice > Individual Stories > United States

SF0020 - Life without parole.
SF0020 - Life without parole. 2001. State of Wyoming.
01LSO-0047. SENATE FILE NO. SF0020. Life ...
legisweb.state.wy.us/2001/introduced/sf0020.htm - 32k - Cached - Similar pages


[PDF] www.capitol.state.tx.us/hrofr/focus/lwop.pdf
HOUSE RESEARCH ORGANIZATION focus report Texas House of Representatives August
10, 1998 Life Without Parole: A New Punishment Option? A series of highly ...
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CNN - Menendez brothers get life without parole - July 2, ...
CNN US News Menendez brothers get life without parole.
Lyle's wedding seems unlikely. ...
Description: [CNN.com]
Category: News > Online Archives > CNN.com > 1996 > July > US
www.cnn.com/US/9607/02/menendez/ - 6k - Cached - Similar pages


CNN - Ennis Cosby's killer sentenced to life without parole ...
ad info, Ennis Cosby's killer sentenced to life without parole.
Markhasev, right, at sentencing, ...
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Category: News > Online Archives > CNN.com > 1998 > August > US
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Life without parole should be option
... 11/27/00- Updated 11:22 PM ET, Life without parole
should be option. AUSTIN, Texas (AP) As the ...
www.usatoday.com/news/court/nsco1429.htm - 19k - Cached - Similar pages


Perry urges ``hard look'' at life without parole
Perry urges ``hard look'' at life without parole 1/17/01 By JIM VERTUNO= Associated
Press Writer= AUSTIN (AP) - State lawmakers should take a ``hard look'' at ...
www.flash.net/~infoinc/nr_Perry.htm - 5k - Cached - Similar pages


ABOLISH Archives, Spring, 1997: Juries prefer life without ...
Juries prefer life without parole. Thomas Dornheck
(dornheck@RZ.UNI-LEIPZIG.DE) Tue, 4 ...
venus.soci.niu.edu/~archives/ABOLISH/spring97/0091.html - 4k - Cached - Similar pages


Life without parole should be option
... 11/27/00- Updated 11:22 PM ET, Life without parole
should be option. AUSTIN, Texas (AP) As ...
cgi1.usatoday.com/news/court/nsco1429.htm - 19k - Cached - Similar pages


Amazon.co.uk: A Glance: Steal This Book and Get Life Without ...
... Steal This Book and Get Life Without Parole : And Get Life
Without Parole Bob Harris, ...
www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/1567511708/unlimiteonline... - 23k - Cached - Similar pages


SB 461 - Life Without Parole - cert. serious violent ...
SB 461 - Life Without Parole - cert. serious violent
felonies. First Reader Summary. A ...
www.legis.state.ga.us/Legis/1997_98/leg/fulltext/sb461.htm - 11k - Cached - Similar pages





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