Dislocation

 

Dislocation

 

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Medieval Punishment and Torture - Dislocation

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Dislocation

Facts and interesting information about Medieval Torture and Punishment, specifically Dislocation,
during the era

Torture and Punishment - Dislocation
During the Medieval times inflicting pain and torture was an accepted form of punishment or interrogation. The cruel and pitiless torturers were induced to inflict the horrors of torture or punishment, including the Dislocation, on the pitiful prisoners. Different types of torture or methods of punishment were inflicted,
depending on the crime and the social status of the victim, using various methods and various types of devices or instruments.

The Law, Crime, Torture and Punishment - Dislocation
There were no laws or rules to protect the treatment of prisoners who faced torture or punishment, such as the Dislocation. No matter what the type of torture or punishment was used it was seen as a totally legitimate means for justice to extract confessions, obtain the names of accomplices, obtain testimonies or confessions or to impose a penalty, sanctioned by law for a wrong committed. The following description provides facts and information about the Dislocation.

Facts and Information about the Dislocation
In France torture by dislocation was practised and described as follows:

At Orleans, for the ordinary torture the accused was stripped half naked, and his hands were tightly tied behind his back, with a ring fixed between them. Then by means of a rope fastened to this ring, they raised the poor man, who had a weight of one hundred and eighty pounds attached to his feet, a certain height from the ground. For the extraordinary torture, which then took the name of 'estrapade' they raised the victim, with two hundred and fifty pounds attached to his feet, to the ceiling by means of a capstan; he was then allowed to fall several times successively by jerks to the level of the ground, by which means his arms and legs were completely dislocated.   

Medieval Torture and Punishment - Dislocation
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Medieval Punishment and Torture - Dislocation

  • Read books from a history book club or watch the History Channel DVDs on Medieval Times
  • Torture and Punishment Method
  • Instruments or devices of Torture and Punishment
  • Methods of Torture, Punishment and Execution
  • Torture Chambers and Dungeons
  • Facts, Information and history
  • Implements used
  • Punishment and Torture Devices And Methods
  • Dislocation

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