Not+guilty

  • 1not guilty — n 1: a plea by a criminal defendant who intends to contest the charges compare guilty, nolo contendere ◇ Under the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, if a defendant refuses to plead or if the defendant is a corporation that fails to appear the… …

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  • 2Not Guilty — «Not Guilty» Canción de George Harrison Álbum George Harrison Publicación 23 de febrero de 1979 …

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  • 3not guilty — adjective declared not guilty of a specific offense or crime; legally blameless he stands acquitted on all charges the jury found him not guilty by reason of insanity • Syn: ↑acquitted • Similar to: ↑innocent, ↑guiltless, ↑clean handed …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 4not guilty — 1. noun a) A formal plea by a defendant of not being culpable for the crime with which the defendant is charged. If you do not plead, a plea of not guilty will be entered for you. b) A verdict or formal finding by the legal system that a… …

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  • 5not guilty — Plea entered by the accused to criminal charge. If the defendant refuses to plead, the court will enter a plea of not guilty. See e.g. Fed.R.Crim.P. 11. Also, the form of the verdict in criminal cases where the jury acquits the defendant; i.e.… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 6not guilty — Plea entered by the accused to criminal charge. If the defendant refuses to plead, the court will enter a plea of not guilty. See e.g. Fed.R.Crim.P. 11. Also, the form of the verdict in criminal cases where the jury acquits the defendant; i.e.… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 7not guilty — See plea of not guilty …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 8not guilty — /nɒt ˈgɪlti/ (say not giltee) noun 1. the plea to a criminal charge where the accused wants to put the prosecution to the task of proving his or her guilt. 2. a subsequent verdict signifying the prosecution s failure to establish the accused s… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 9not guilty — ➡ juries * * * …

    Universalium

  • 10not guilty — Synonyms and related words: angelic, blameless, childlike, clear, dovelike, faultless, guiltless, in the clear, incorrupt, innocent, lamblike, offenseless, prelapsarian, pristine, reproachless, sans reproche, sinless, uncorrupted, undefiled,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11not guilty — innocent …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 12not guilty by reason of insanity — not guilty by rea·son of insanity 1: a plea by a criminal defendant who intends to raise an insanity defense used in jurisdictions that require such a plea in order for an insanity defense to be presented 2: a verdict rendered by a jury in a… …

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  • 13Not Guilty (song) — Not Guilty Song by George Harrison from the album George Harrison Released 23 February 1979 Recorded July November 1978 Genre Rock …

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  • 14not guilty verdict — See verdict of not guilty …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 15guilty or not guilty — guilty or innocent, culpable or acquitted …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16not guilty by statute — In old English practice, a plea of the general issue by a defendant in a civil action, when he intends to give special matter in evidence by virtue of some act or acts of parliament, in which case he must add the reference to such act or acts,… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 17not guilty by statute — In old English practice, a plea of the general issue by a defendant in a civil action, when he intends to give special matter in evidence by virtue of some act or acts of parliament, in which case he must add the reference to such act or acts,… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18enter a plea of guilty/not guilty — ► LAW to officially state that you are guilty/not guilty of a crime in a court of law Main Entry: ↑enter …

    Financial and business terms

  • 19enter a plea of not guilty — enter a plea of guilty/not guilty ► LAW to officially state that you are guilty/not guilty of a crime in a court of law Main Entry: ↑enter …

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  • 20declare not guilty — index exculpate, exonerate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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