accomplice

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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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The aiding and abetting aspect of Gordillo's conviction also offers him no relief.
In what should come as a relief to many lawyers who have assisted accused fraudsters in their transactions, the standard for attorney aiding and abetting fraud is a high one to meet.
Carjacking resulting in serious bodily injury; aiding and abetting.
Ultimately, this Article concludes that the web of superficially conflicting rulings on the required mental state for aiding and abetting are best harmonized--and future rulings on liability for new technologies are best predicted--by looking to the existence of "substantial unoffending uses" for the product or service provided by the accused technologist.
Apparently, the court applied overbreadth where it is uncertain as to who should be held liable for aiding and abetting criminal libel but not for those who will actually be accused of libel using the wrong definition of malice in fact.
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."
Summary: George Carey, the former Archbishop of Canterbury, has claimed that the Government is "aiding and abetting" aggressive secularisation.
He denied attempted murder, wounding with intent, attempted child destruction and aiding and abetting attempted child destruction.
An international court's conviction Thursday of former Liberian President Charles Taylor for aiding and abetting atrocities against humanity pales in comparison to the unfathomable suffering he caused in West Africa.
FORMER Liberian President Charles Taylor was yesterday found guilty of aiding and abetting war crimes and crimes against humanity by supporting brutal Sierra Leone rebels in return for blood diamonds.
The Plaintiffs assert a claim of aiding and abetting under the ATS.
accountable for allegedly aiding and abetting genocide in Sudan.
reintroduction of aiding and abetting liability and those calling for a
1551, the Liability for Aiding and Abetting Securities Violations Act of 2009, which would reinstate a private cause of action against those alleged to have aided and abetted securities fraud violations under section 20 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.