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Jail delivery
Jail Jail, n. [OE. jaile, gail, gayhol, OF. gaole, gaiole, jaiole, F. ge[^o]le, LL. gabiola, dim. of gabia cage, for L. cavea cavity, cage. See Cage.] A kind of prison; a building for the confinement of persons held in lawful custody, especially for minor offenses or with reference to some future judicial proceeding. [Written also gaol.] This jail I count the house of liberty. --Milton. Jail bird, a prisoner; one who has been confined in prison. [Slang] Jail delivery, the release of prisoners from jail, either legally or by violence. Jail delivery commission. See under Gaol. Jail fever (Med.), typhus fever, or a disease resembling it, generated in jails and other places crowded with people; -- called also hospital fever, and ship fever. Jail liberties, or Jail limits, a space or district around a jail within which an imprisoned debtor was, on certain conditions, allowed to go at large. --Abbott. Jail lock, a peculiar form of padlock; -- called also Scandinavian lock.

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- unknown. Other reforms attempted to reduce the waiting time between jail deliveries to the Old Bailey, with the aim of reducing suffering, but these efforts...
- Warden's Wife Aids Escape -- Charged with Furnishing Tools for Pittsburg Jail Delivery" (PDF). The New York Times. January 31, 1902. "PURSUING POSSE SHOT DOWN...
- one of Caledonia County’s three Commissioners of Jail Delivery. (The Commissioners of Jail Delivery were responsible for receiving prisoners who arrived...
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- General Jail Delivery, satirical engraving of the time of Lovell's first imprisonment; the publication The Statesman is shown held (back to the left)...
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- Benjamin F. Pitezel: In the Court of Oyer and Terminer and General Jail Delivery and Quarter Session of the Peace, in and for the City and County of...
- see of Orléans. Villon may have been released as part of a general jail-delivery at the accession of King Louis XI and became a free man again on 2 October...
- under heavy guard and denied visitors to the cellhouse for fear of a jail delivery. Fort Wayne police reported that there was strong evidence that the...
- John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the...
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