accomplice

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Synonyms for accomplice

one who assists a lawbreaker in a wrongful or criminal act

Synonyms for accomplice

a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)

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Bombing of a place of public use resulting in death; aiding and abetting (two counts.
Presiding Judge Richard Lussick said: "The accused has been found responsible for aiding and abetting as well as planning some of the most heinous and brutal crimes recorded in human history.
Watkins is also accused of aiding and abetting the sexual assault of a child.
He denied attempted murder, wounding with intent, attempted child destruction and aiding and abetting attempted child destruction.
His ex-wife, of, Rossendale, Lancashire, denies one count of indecent assault and aiding and abetting rape.
Presiding Judge Richard Lussick said prosecutors have proved beyond reasonable doubt that Taylor is "criminally responsible" for aiding and abetting crimes by rebels in Sierra Leone's brutal civil war.
That is, Congress agreed that Dodd-Frank would require the Government Accountability Office to conduct a study to analyze the impact of creating a private right of action for aiding and abetting securities laws violations.
Prosecutors, who have been overseeing an investigation of the three since last year, asked a judge in Milan to put them on trial, charged with aiding and abetting prostitution "from early 2009 until January 2011".
The jury convicted Farrington on all 32 counts of the superseding indictment, including: one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud; one count of bank fraud and aiding and abetting; 15 counts of wire fraud and aiding and abetting; 10 counts of money laundering and aiding and abetting; and five counts of engaging in a monetary transaction with criminally derived property and aiding and abetting
Totton has since been arrested on suspicion of aiding and abetting the attempted suicide of his wife.
Walkers was accused of aiding and abetting fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and aiding and abetting breach of fiduciary duty.
A 15-year-old girl was found guilty this month of aiding and abetting manslaughter for using a mobile phone to film a man being kicked and punched to death - the first conviction of its kind.
This operation is linked to an allegation of aiding and abetting and is linked to other allegations relating to other alleged terrorism-related activities," she said.
Why in the world is the Bush administration using up the US military and its weapons systems in Iraq, a country that was no threat whatsoever to the US, while aiding and abetting China's rapidly growing economic and military power?
The 16-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, denied two charges of aiding and abetting a male person in rape when he appeared before a special sitting of Craigavon Magistrates Court.