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Synonyms for convict
a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
a person who has been convicted of a criminal offense
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"Lapdogs" doesn't get that far, but it still makes a convictable
(88) As shown above, the law has adapted to make conspiracy a convictable
Simpson was moved to take Nicole's life, I am speaking of "motivation" in the narrow sense to mean just that O.J.'s state of mind satisfied the mens rea or mental element required of anyone convictable
of a homicide offense.
"No civilized nation confronting serious danger has ever relied exclusively on criminal convictions for past offenses," Dershowitz writes, noting that every country has applied administrative or preventive detention to those "who are thought to be dangerous but who might not be convictable
under conventional criminal law" (quoted in Taylor 2002).
For reasons explained below, I prefer to have the government make the more difficult choice and equate Takings Clause property with criminally convictable