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PENPenitentiary
PENPenalty
PENPeruvian Nuevo Sol (Currency)
PENPendleton (Amtrak station code; Pendleton, OR)
PENPublic Education Network
PENPoder Ejecutivo Nacional (Argentina)
PENPolyethylene Naphthalate (electrical insulation material)
PENPan European Network (air traffic management)
PENPrograma Estado de la Nación (Spanish: State of the Nation Program; Costa Rica)
PENPersonal Electronic Navigator
PENProject on Emerging Nanotechnologies
PENPoverty Environment Nexus (various locations)
PENPartido Encuentro Nacional (Paraguay)
PENPoets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists, and Novelists
PENPersonal Education Number
PENPennsylvania Environmental Network
PENPenetrating/Penetration
PENPrivate Enterprise Number (assigned by the IANA)
PENPeer Education Network
PENParent Empowerment Network (Washington state)
PENPrison Enterprises Network (Indiana)
PENProgram Element Number
PENPenang, Malaysia - Penang International (Airport Code)
PENPilipino Educators Network (Maryland)
PENPositive-Electrolyte-Negative (solid oxide fuel cells)
PENPlain English Network (US government)
PENPermanent Employee Number
PENProfessional Employer Network
PENPrimary Endosperm Nucleus
PENPersuasive, Expository, Narrative (basic styles of writing)
PENProtective Earth and Neutral (conductor)
PENProvinciaal Energiebedrijf NoordHolland (Dutch)
PENProfessional Executive Network
PENPrivate Electronic Network
PENPoets, Editors, Novalists
PENPhoenix Entrepreneurs Network (Phoenix, AZ)
PENProbability, Electric Strength, Number of Life Cycles
References in classic literature ?
"Your Honour," said the Malefactor, interrupting, "would you be kind enough to alter my punishment to ten years in the penitentiary and nothing else?"
Her ladyship repeated her remark on the subject of turning Windygates into a Penitentiary for Blanche's benefit.
In the outskirts, stands a great prison, called the Eastern Penitentiary: conducted on a plan peculiar to the state of Pennsylvania.
The modern history of the supermax began on Saturday, October 22, 1983, when Thomas Silverstein, and inmate at the federal maximum-security penitentiary in Marion, Illinois, stabbed a corrections officer 40 times, precipitating a total lockdown of the prison.
Thus, the new states turned to the penitentiary as a way to control crime and remove offenders from society.
During the visit, the members of the working group visited the justice territorial departments and the territorial departments of probation department of the State Penitentiary Service, where they got acquainted with their activities and the condition of the offices in order to prepare activities for the creation of probation bodies.
CSC released the results of the Penitentiary Farms Public Consultation in November 2016.
Some 49 prisoners were released from this penitentiary institution.
The press service of the State Penitentiary Service necessitated opening of a correction facility of general regime on the basis of the existing 27th facility that is located in the village of Moldovanovka in Chui region.
Similar overcrowding was registered in Vardeshan penitentiary, wherein there
Drawn from the author's doctoral dissertation, this monograph on education in US prisons examines the long history of the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and explores the evolving character of educational programs and their relationship to philosophies of incarceration and inmate reform.
Wesley Covington, CCS, corrections lieutenant, Louisiana State Penitentiary, Angola