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Synonyms for absolved

freed from any question of guilt

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Kolkata, Aug 25 (IANS) Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday backed Rahul Gandhi for his comments in UK on the anti-Sikh riots in 1984, saying the party president had not absolved anyone for the gruesome incidents.
Lim also stressed the PAC report had not absolved Najib of wrongdoing in the 1MDB case, contrary to what he had claimed.
Last week, the board absolved Dr Hudson Ng'ang'a and Dr Mose Moraa, but indicted nurse Mary Wahome, saying her competence must be put to test by the Nursing Council.
Gary Alejano (Magdalo) said that development showed the 'hypocrisy' of President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, which he said targeted only the poor and absolved the rich.
Summary: Islamabad [Pakistan], Dec 30 (ANI): A Pakistani man, accused of blasphemy, has been absolved of the charges against him after having spent over nine years in jail.
ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court absolved charges of blasphemy on a 58-year-old man for want of evidence, reported leading English daily Dawn News.The police arrested the suspect on September 29, 2008 for allegedly desecrating pages of the Holy Quran in a mosque in the Sadiq Gunj area of Bahawalnagar and registered a case under Section 295-B of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC).
IN THE CLEAR Vincent Hickey, 63, said at the time: "My conviction has been quashed, so I am absolved .
In Roman Catholic teaching, abortion is such a serious sin that those who procure or perform it incur an automatic excommunication, until it is absolved in confession.
Yet we do not and can not be absolved of our responsibilities, he said responding to a query.
Summary: Transportation and Public Works Minister Ghazi Zeaiter absolved his ministry Friday of any responsibility for street flooding during heavy rains last week, blaming the failure of drainage systems on private entrepreneurs and other public institutions.
Also it has been decided that another batch of 508 former Volunteer Teachers, who have been already absolved in the Provincial Education Service to be given 2-year training at Kopay Teachers Training College.
The Court of Appeals in November 2013 absolved Lee and dismissed the case filed against him by the Department of Justice in 2009.
BRITISH Cycling head coach Shane Sutton pulled no punches in assessing his squad's belowpar performance at the Track Cycling World Championships in Cali - but he absolved absent performance director Sir Dave Brailsford of blame.
OWEN FARRELL has been absolved of blame by a Rugby Football Union investigation after a match ticket allocated to the England fly-half was sold on a ticketing website.