Prison inmate

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An inmate is a person who is housed in a detention center. The legally correct designation is prisoner , as this is always used in the penal law (e.g. § 2 StVollzG in Germany). This term is still used both in the media and in case law .

Individual evidence

  1. BGH, decision of October 16, 2014, Az.AK 32/14, full text