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torture

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

Published in print January 2007 | ISBN: 9780192807021
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191726736
torture

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Deliberate inhuman treatment or punishment causing very serious and cruel suffering. Under s 134 of the Criminal Justice Act 1988

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Subjects: Policing

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