Example sentences for: jailhouse

How can you use “jailhouse” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Joseph Paul Franklin, a white supremacist currently serving six life sentences for murder (and the man to whom the right-wing paranoid cult classic, The Turner Diaries , is dedicated), made a jailhouse confession in Flynt's shooting.

  • Attorney for the Southern District of California declined to prosecute him on charges arising out of his alleged jailhouse admissions concerning the 9/11 operatives.

  • Some of the noosed choked to death in those dusty jailhouse courtyards, but that wasn't what bugged Florida about the method.

  • Such a trade-off would diminish considerably the ability of the police to get at the truth, since jailhouse interrogation in the absence of a lawyer is more likely to "break" a guilty defendant than a courtroom deposition conducted with the assistance of counsel is.

  • To date, neither we nor the FBI have been able to verify Abdullah's alleged jailhouse statements, despite investigative efforts.

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