Definition of 'custodial'
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Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Or is that the prerogative of the custodial parent?Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Such an offence would usually receive a custodial sentence.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2013)
Are the prospective custodial parents exploiting women in poverty by using their wealth to buy babies?The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993) Times, Sunday Times (2006) The Prisons We Deserve (1994) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Both were told they could face custodial sentences.The Sun (2011) The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Her legal team were expected to agree to a plea bargain but the judge insisted that any such deal would result in a custodial sentence.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
In a third he gave a custodial term to a woman for contempt because she refused to testify against an ex-lover.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
These can often be beyond the remit of the custodial parent as his or her income and cashflow is likely to drop or be substantially hit.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Christianity Today (2000)
This is a possible alternative to a custodial term for those who have been found guilty and are under 21 at the time of sentencing.The Sun (2011)
She can still carry on with her studies, but the judge warned her she faced a possible custodial term when she is sentenced next month.The Sun (2015) The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2006)
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Definition of custodial from the Collins English Dictionary