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Synonyms for plead

Synonyms for plead

to make an earnest or urgent request

Words related to plead

offer as an excuse or plea

enter a plea, as in courts of law

make an allegation in an action or other legal proceeding, especially answer the previous pleading of the other party by denying facts therein stated or by alleging new facts

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Wiederhorn pled guilty to two felony violations of federal law, was sentenced to an 18-month term in custody, paid $2 million in restitution to the Receiver of CCI, and agreed to pay a $25,000 fine.
Wiederhorn pled guilty is a violation of a strict liability, "gratuity" statute.
The suit was dismissed on two previous occasions in California federal district court, with the court holding that plaintiffs had not pled a share price decline (loss) associated with the asthma device's failure to win approval.
ELIO pled guilty to the federal mail fraud charges before United States District Judge Douglas P.
The charge to which GENTILE pled guilty carries a maximum penalty of five years' imprisonment, three years' supervised release, payment of restitution, a $250,000 fine and a $50 special assessment.