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entrap

someone (in something )(with something ) Fig. to use something to deceive someone into involvement in something. The investigators entrapped Max into breaking the law with promises to buy the goods he stole. They entrapped Max into breaking the law.
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58) The tension in entrapment sentencing results from the fact that the crime is brought about, or contributed to, in varying degrees by officers representing the state, while at the same time the state is seeking to deter serious criminal behaviour of this sort.
The patient was diagnosed with saphenous nerve entrapment at the adductor canal affecting the infrapatellar branch.
Mr Wishlade said it was also entrapment for police to buy drugs on the streets to catch dealers.
This Article aims to fill that gap by revisiting the intellectual context in which the entrapment defense arose and, in particular, by linking the doctrine's development to the contributions and arguments of positivist criminology.
In its most basic form, entrapment occurs when government authorities induce persons to commit a crime they were not predisposed to commit.
Ga said the local police decided to conduct the entrapment after a citizen's complaint was passed to them from Hotline 8888 about policemen extorting money from motorists.
Jewel Nicanor, spokesman of the CITF, said the entrapment operation was launched at around 1:20 a.
Millions of people are affected by entrapment neuropathies worldwide.
Ulnar entrapment neuropathy affecting both sensory and motor branches was determined by electromyogram (EMG) and nerve conduction studies.
The victims reported the illegal recruitment activities to the POEA, which endorsed the cases to the PNP for the conduct of the entrapment operation.
DISCUSSION: Fetal head entrapment is the most dread full complication associated with vaginal breech delivery, to overcome entrapment an obstetrician may try one of the following measures.
KEY WORDS: Electrodiagnostic, Entrapment neuropathy, Median nerve, Ulnar nerve.
Entrapment was originally developed within the context of social rank theory (Gilbert & Allan, 1998; Gilbert, Allan, Brough, Melley, & Miles, 2002; Taylor, Wood, Gooding, & Tarrier, 2010) and defined as a desire to escape from the present situation, tied with the belief that all escape routes are blocked (Gilbert & Allan, 1998; Taylor, Wood, Gooding, Johnson, & Tarrier, 2009).
The Quezon City Police District (QCPD) on Wednesday announced the arrest of an Iranian national for alleged estafa during an entrapment operation in Quezon City.