Jailing obstreperous politicians is becoming a habit.
There, too, there is debate over jailing teachers for “turning kids gay”.
Enormous trials in the early 1990s resulted in the arrest and jailing of more than 300 gangsters.
In the campaign’s closing weeks, the president has intensified public calls for jailing his challenger, much as he did for Hillary Clinton, his opponent in 2016.
The former army general has overseen an unprecedented political crackdown, silencing critics and jailing thousands.
The Health and Safety Executive, a powerful quango, could prosecute them, perhaps jailing the Heath's superintendent.
Prior to the Weimar Republic, Bismarck’s Imperial Germany cracked down hard on Social Democrats, banning some 1,300 publications and jailing 1,500 people.
Eritrea has for years faced accusations of large-scale rights abuses, including jailing opponents and forcing citizens into lengthy military or government service.
“We’re jailing kids who are homeless … who are fighting to survive,” says Gerry Georgatos, coordinator of the National Suicide Prevention and Trauma Recovery Project.
But as domestic political tensions have risen this year over the arrest and jailing of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, something which triggered nationwide protests, it has signaled a tougher line.
Rights groups have criticized him for jailing dissidents at home, for his role in creating a humanitarian crisis in Yemen, and for backing the Saudi prince whose agents killed the dissident writer Jamal Khashoggi.
Referring to a review of smart motorways, she said: "An agenda genuinely concerned with avoiding future deaths is not served by a pretend review... that wouldn't have saved any of 40-plus people killed by smart motorways, or by jailing the wrong person.
It’s also likely to be cited by government critics as a vindication of their long-held argument that suppressing freedoms, jailing opponents and cracking down on civil society does not, as the pro-government media insists, help in the war against terror.
NAIROBI, Kenya — For almost three decades, President Omar Hassan al-Bashir ruled Sudan with a heavy fist, jailing opponents and former allies, overseeing the bloody suppression of the Darfur region and squashing protests that dared to challenge his regime.
The letter, seen by The Independent, cites allegations surrounding the regime’s involvement in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the jailing of human rights activists, the use of online espionage and Saudi Arabia’s involvement in the Yemeni Civil War.
MOSCOW — Three young women who staged an anti-Putin stunt in Moscow’s main Orthodox cathedral, and whose jailing became a cause célèbre championed by artists around the world, were convicted of hooliganism on Friday and sentenced to two years in a penal colony.
The prosecutors’ investigation resulted in the jailing of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Brazil’s highest-polling presidential candidate at the time, and the subsequent presidential election was won by the far-right Jair Bolsanaro, who appointed Moro as his justice minister.
Sharro’s illustrations suggested that the West should avoid conducting airstrikes, invading Iraq, furnishing repressive regimes with tear gas and deadly weapons, overlooking the jailing of dissidents and cozying up to autocrats like President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt.
Other young people have complained about government policies, including the recent introduction of a law punishing those who disrespect the Chinese national anthem, the disqualification of pro-democracy and pro-independence legislators, and the jailing of a pro-independence activist.
Orchestrated panics over African “gangs”, the fevered aggression heaped on Yassmin Abdel-Magied, and the crushing over-policing and jailing of Aboriginal people all play to the same underlying dynamic, rising and falling with each new fabricated moral panic, all pointing in the same direction.
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