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King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 16
Chapter 16 16:1 Then came he to Derbe and Lystra: and, behold, a certain disciple was there, named Timotheus, the son of a certain woman, which was a Jewess, and believed; but his father was a Greek: 16:2 Which was well reported of by the brethren that were...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 5
Chapter 5 5:1 But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold a possession, 5:2 And kept back part of the price, his wife also being privy to it, and brought a certain part, and laid it, at the apostles' feet. 5:3 But Peter said, Ananias, why...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 39
Chapter 39 39:1 And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had brought him down thither. 39:2 And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was a...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 12
Chapter 12 12:1 Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to vex certain of the church. 12:2 And he killed James the brother of John with the sword. 12:3 And because he saw it pleased the Jews, he proceeded further to take Peter also. (Then...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 25
Chapter 25 25:1 Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom. 25:2 And five of them were wise, and five were foolish. 25:3 They that were foolish took their lamps, and took no oil...
New Testament >> Matthew
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 40
Chapter 40 40:1 And it came to pass after these things, that the butler of the king of Egypt and his baker had offended their lord the king of Egypt. 40:2 And Pharaoh was wroth against two of his officers, against the chief of the butlers, and against the...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 42
Chapter 42 42:1 Now when Jacob saw that there was corn in Egypt, Jacob said unto his sons, Why do ye look one upon another? 42:2 And he said, Behold, I have heard that there is corn in Egypt: get you down thither, and buy for us from thence; that we may live,...
Old Testament >> Genesis

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Understanding prison riots
Strangeways prison riot in Manchester, UK (1990). Key Words crisis management • prison leadership • prison riots • riot theory • Strangeways.
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Strangeways, made by the inspirational, hugely talented filmmaker Rex Bloomstein.
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Mar 25, 2010 getting the go-ahead from the prison service to bring.
crime The Prisoners Advice Service is turning 20 at a time when
Apr 26, 2011 against a backdrop of the 1990 Strangeways prison riots.
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Apr 26, 2011 conceived against a backdrop of the 1990 Strangeways prison riots.

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Alcoholic jailed for cakes theft
Hapless Thomas Downey, 48, had only been released from Strangeways prison at 7.30pm that Tuesday when he found himself in the midst of the rioting.
Strangeways TV show 'star' David Charlton in foul-mouthed tirade at judge
Wheelchair-bound David Charlton, who featured in the fly-on-the wall documentary about Strangeways prison, was due to be sentenced over a campaign of racial harassment.
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attacked Ousmane Dabo, another teammate, until his ears bled and his eyesight was damaged; and six months later he punched a man 20 times in the head outside a Liverpool McDonald's – a crime for which he served 77 days in Strangeways prison.
Noose hangs over our nation again
He had travelled to Strangeways Prison, Manchester, to officiate at an execution. However, just 12 hours before the hanging was due to take place, word came through that the victim had been reprieved.
Riots: the voice of the unheard
The longest prison riot in Britain's history took place at Strangeways prison in Manchester in 1991. Afterwards it was rebuilt and particularly degrading practices began to be phased out.

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HM Prison Manchester - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Main article: 1990 Strangeways Prison riot.
1990 Strangeways Prison riot - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Strangeways prison Manchester
Strangeways Prison in Southall Street , Manchester was built to replace New Bailey prison in Salford which closed in 1868.
Gallery: Strangeways prison riot 1990 | Society |
Mar 31, 2010 On 1 April 1990, the UK's worst prison riot began at Strangeways in Manchester.
'Strangeways' Prison Officers 1979 (2) - YouTube
Feb 17, 2011 Prison Officers on the Security wing talk about the job.

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