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Synonyms for acquitted

declared not guilty of a specific offense or crime

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The additional district and sessions judge Raghvendra Kumar Singh acquitted all the 24 accused persons in the massacre citing "lack of evidence".
PASADENA - A retired technical writer acquitted last year of attempting to set fire to his neighbor's La Crescenta home has been indicted on attempted murder charges in connection with a failed arson attempt in 2001.
After a defence application for "no case to answer", the Recorder of Belfast had acquitted the former full time reserve constable last Monday
LAHORE -- Citing weak investigation, the Lahore High Court on Thursday acquitted six people, including a woman, who were awarded death sentence and life imprisonment by the trail courts in two cases.
The court acquitted one Waqar Azam accused in narcotics smuggling case for want of evidence.
FAISALABAD -- The sessions courts awarded death sentence to two accused and acquitted eight others involved in separate murder cases of Gulberg, Sadar and Millat Town police station limits.
ISLAMABAD -- A law officer of the federal government requested the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday to order retrial of Axact chief executive officer Shoaib Sheikh and other officials of the company in the fake degrees case because they had been acquitted by a district and session judge after receiving bribe.
In the appeal, all the 26 acquitted accused and the state have been made respondents.
Several of the men acquitted by the court, including Ajmal Mayar, attended the rally and were given a 'Ghazi welcome'.
RAWALPINDI -- An anti-terrorism court Wednesday acquitted three accused allegedly involved in to the murder of Mufti Amman Ullah.
Rawalpindi -- One woman was awarded seven year imprisonment and other seventy were acquitted in different criminal cases of murder, attempts of murder, kidnapping during the year 2017.
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan who had been acquitted in the Lavalin case by the state high court, is facing the case all over again, with India's federal court directing to send a notice to him.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 23 (ANI): After the special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court acquitted all the accused in the 2G spectrum allocation case, the Shiv Sena on Saturday sought a reply from the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre on the alleged scam.
New Delhi: Shares of companies linked to the 2G spectrum scam case surged up to 20 percent on Thursday after a special court acquitted all the accused.
Lucknow: A court in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki district acquitted former Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) research scholar and suspected Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) operative Gulzar Ahmed Wani on Saturday of all charges in the 2000 Sabarmati Express blast case.