Sentence Examples

  • He was acquitted, and a charge of bribery against him also proved unsuccessful.
  • The High Court acquitted him, and criticism then fell upon the government.
  • Though Gilbert was acquitted, the fact of his being brought to trial illustrates the growing spirit of suspicion.
  • In 1902 of 884,612 persons accused of penal offencs, 13.12% were acquitted during the period of the instruction, 30.31 by the courts, 46.32 condemned and the rest acquitted in some other way.
  • She was acquitted by Agamemnon; but, as Polymestor foretold, she was turned into a dog, and her grave became a mark for ships (Ovid, Metam.

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