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“There is nothing whatsoever in the video which supports the charges—it shows no criminal activity,” Bakir said.

It cost several thousand dollars and a high-powered former district attorney to get the charges dropped.

Other journalists and opposition activists languish in prison on similar charges.

Krivov was arrested in October 2012, on the dubious charges of participation in “mass riots.”

He quotes an unnamed cardinal saying that the conclave voters knew the charges were false.

The charges in general are quite reasonable, though I have paid one or two absurd bills.

Louis was too much appalled by the two leading charges, to shew any surprise at the third.

I will give you an example of the charges in this country:—for the carriage of my little luggage to my lodgings I had to pay 10s.

And not until the secretary arose to call the various charges and who had been sent thither, did he know where he was to go.

In addition to the tolls and charges, the Acts usually contained a rough classification of goods to which they applied.


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to charges, such as: ante, assessment, charge, collection, contribution, and custom.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.