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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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Consumer Affairs Victoria (CAV) started an investigation two years ago and in June 2016 filed a civil case against Gibson and her company named Inkerman Road Nominees, which has now been put under liquidation after the handing down judgement.
He said he was handing down a discretionary life sentence, of which she will serve at least four years, because she had been deemed "what is termed colloquially as dangerous", especially to any man she would have a relationship with in the future.
TANAISTE Michael McDowell may introduce legislation to prevent the courts from handing down suspended sentences for convicted rapists.