Home Leave


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Home Leave

Extra vacation time earned by employees of the federal government who serve outside the United States. Home leave allows one to return home, visit family, and so forth. The longer one serves abroad, the more home leave one earns.
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In case 2, whether the infection was nosocomial is unclear, given that the patient had had extended periods of home leave. Despite isolation of L.
However, it is understood Peeples qualifies for home leave because of his time on remand before he was sentenced.
A prison service spokesman said: "This man is a category D prisoner and he is now eligible for home leave."
Birmingham crook John Cadby scaled a 10ft wall after being denied home leave to visit the toddler.
The Prison Service said 11 inmates serving maximum terms make up the 72 in total being granted home leave.
A JUDGE has criticised prison bosses for releasing a drugs baron on home leave after serving little more than a year of a six-year sentence.
He was receiving treatment for mental health problems and only had enough medication for his home leave.
Other prisoners get sentences more than halved and get home leave, why not Michael?
The mooted early release would involve extending Prison Rule 9, known as transitional home leave, which already allows prisoners to be temporarily released for a number of reasons.
Philip Parfitt, 44, who is serving a four-and-a-half-year jail sentence for grievous bodily harm, failed to return to HM Prison Prescoed after a spell of home leave.
Mourners packed a church yesterday for the funeral of a young soldier killed while on home leave from Iraq.