Thesaurus / detention

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What’s happening is that the government is creating detention camps all over the country.

The government has provided limited information, and sometimes a family’s last known address is … a detention center.

For example, often the last known address provided was an immigration detention center.

Prosecutors appealed the case, triggering Szutowicz’s current detention.

In the spring, Alma Migrante and other groups sued to improve safety in migrant detention facilities in Baja California.

Julian, irritated by the whole circumstances of his detention, answered the Justice's interrogation in rather a lofty tone.

Peveril of the PeakSir Walter Scott

There were several upon the road, and once, only fifty miles from home, there was a detention of four hours.

Ethelyn's MistakeMary Jane Holmes

Slugger and Nappy were sent to a detention camp in the South; and that for the time being was the last the Rovers heard of them.

The Rover Boys Under CanvasArthur M. Winfield

Three followed him, and they all drew the fiat for detention; the fifth called was Stuart Lane.

In this reply the reason for the detention of the fugitives leaked out.

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