jailbreak

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jailbreak

To remove restrictions from an electronic device, typically a cell phone, so that one can use unauthorized software on it. I need someone to jailbreak my phone so that I can configure it the way I want.

jailbroken

Capable of using unauthorized software due to having had restrictions removed, as of a cell phone or other electronic device. I need to get a jailbroken phone so that I can configure it the way I want.
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Such practice resulted not only to a difficult living conditions of the PDLs inside the jail facility but also made jails susceptible to jail breaks, jails escapes and other disastrous jail incidents.
FILE - Mohamed Morsi CAIRO - 26 Sept 2018: The Cairo Criminal Court on Wednesday adjourned to October 10 the retrial of ex-president Mohamed Morsi and 25 members of the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood group over charges of assaulting security and police facilities in the case related to mass jail breaks in 2011.
CAIRO -- An Egyptian court sentenced deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and more than 100 other defendants to death on Saturday over jail breaks during the 2011 uprising.
Morsi was among more than 100 other defendants to be sentenced to death for their involvement in mass jail breaks during the 2011 uprising against Egypt's then-president, Hosni Mubarak.
Egyptian ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi looks on from behind the defendants cage during is trial on May 8, 2014 alongside 130 others on charges of organising jail breaks during the 2011 uprising that toppled strongman Hosni Mubarak.
The LEAs and jail administrations have been alerted that the miscreants can use the same strategy which they used during jail breaks in Bannu and Dera Ismail Khan.
Karachi: Police commandos on Sunday carried out a mock exercise to combat jail breaks after intelligence reports suggested militants were plotting to break into jails to release their imprisoned colleagues.
JAIL BREAKS: Criminals released early from HMP Birmingham often re-offend
Hours earlier, Mexican authorities had announced the arrest of a Zetas commander allegedly linked to the massacre of 72 immigrants, the murder of an American and two massive jail breaks.
Gangs and drug cartels stage jail breaks and battle for control of penitentiaries, often with the involvement of officials.
The source said: "They are very close together but this has got to rank as one of the worst attempted jail breaks ever." (ANI)
The United Nations blames a growing wave of attempted jail breaks and mutinies in the Congo's prison system on a lack of food and access to health care.
From September 1933 until July 1934 he and his violent gang terrorised the American Midwest, killing ten men, wounding seven others, robbing banks and police arsenals, and staging three jail breaks -killing a sheriff during one and wounding two guards in another.
FILE: Ousted President Morsi CAIRO - 5 March 2018: Cairo Criminal Court on Monday adjourned till April 9 the retrial of ex-president Mohamed Morsi and members of the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood group over charges of assaulting security and police facilities in the case related to mass jail breaks in 2011.
The provincial cabinet regretted the jail breaks in the province and stressed to avert such like situation in the future.