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Definition conditional early release from imprisonment in which a person is required to comply with special conditions
  • Being home by 10 pm is one of the conditions of my parole.
parole = conditional early release from imprisonment
  • She was imprisoned for life without the possibility of parole.
  • parole = early release from imprisonment
  • Dick had received his parole on the condition that he reside with his parents;
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • parole = conditional early release from imprisonment
  • It means you can do anywhere from sixty days to six years, depending on your behavior and what the parole board thinks.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • parole board = group of people responsible for determining if early release from prison is permitted and if so, what conditions should be required of the prisoner
  • Immediately before my colleagues and I conduct parole hearings for the criminals, we meet with their victims if they wish to tell us their stories.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • parole = regarding conditional early release from imprisonment
  • A few months later, Phillip was suddenly informed that he has another new parole officer and needs to report in.
    Jaycee Lee Dugard  --  A Stolen Life
  • parole officer = person responsible for seeing that special conditions are met by a person who was released from prison early
  • Instead of finishing the year he still had to serve, he was placed on probation and told to report to a parole officer.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Bend in the Road
  • parole officer = person responsible for seeing that special conditions are met by a person who was released from prison early
  • ...we feel he should be released to parole and to the supervision of one of his parents.
    Ben Mikaeslen  --  Touching Spirit Bear
  • parole = early release from prison (as long as he complies with special conditions)
  • If they raised a stink, they'd get sent back for breakin' parole.
    John Steinbeck  --  The Grapes of Wrath
  • parole = things they promised to do in return for early release from imprisonment
  • Chances are the judge will push for life without parole.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Monster
  • parole = the possibility of conditional early release from prison
  • I wonder if her parents are parole officers.
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry
  • Not only would it have been a parole violation to see him, or Hamilton, again, but I didn't want to dig them up either.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • I also had a drawing pad and colored pencils, a manila envelope with important prison and parole papers, and my copy of The Brothers Karamazov.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • Finally Mr. Casey received a report from the parole board.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • Casey called in the information to the parole board.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • Still, after the parole board set me off, my mind wandered toward escape plans.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • His reports to the parole board could extend your time behind bars.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • That although we didn't get to say good-bye to each other at the parole office, that this is good-bye forever.
    Jaycee Lee Dugard  --  A Stolen Life
  • The parole board report was on top.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • She said she knew in her heart that something was going to happen at the parole office that day.
    Jaycee Lee Dugard  --  A Stolen Life

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