Sentence Examples


  • They moved to quash the indictment on which he was brought to trial.
  • If the parties to the suit are dissatisfied with the judgment, they may appeal to a priest who stands higher in public estimation, or one of the parties may induce a higher authority by bribery to quash the judgment of the first.
  • As for the dynastic opposition, it was reduced to a rump of 66 members, a result so unsatisfactory from the point of view of the monarchy that the government offered to quash certain Conservative returns in order to provide it with more seats.
  • Bentley's conviction was finally quashed by the Court of Appeal in July 1998.
  • Bentley's conviction was finally quashed by the Court of Appeal in July 1998.

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