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adjective as in incriminating

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Besides Arizona, Florida is another state where those who have previously been convicted of a felony must jump through many hoops to restore their rights.

None of the officers included in the review has been convicted of crimes or determined to have committed misconduct.

Until recently, the state restricted anyone convicted of a felony from voting, even after they’d finished their sentence.

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The proportions were even higher in Maine and Rhode Island, where 38% and 43% of convicted felons registered to vote, respectively.

A staffer convicted of felony theft now reviews defendants’ finances to determine whether they will receive a state-funded attorney.

Even so, at least one juror apparently balked at convicting a man for violating wildlife protection laws by protecting wildlife.

If the government succeeds in convicting Manning under this Act, an appeal raising First Amendment issues is almost guaranteed.

I could not refrain from alluding to them, without convicting myself of carelessness and frivolity.

Juries also disliked convicting when the penalty for coining sixpence was the same as the penalty for killing a mother.

And the chances are that in convicting Mike, half a dozen mysterious burglaries will have been solved.

Addresses in every part of the nation, and convicting them of falsehoods.

“I am glad you came to me at last,” Helen said, quietly, interrupting his convicting thoughts.


On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to convicting, such as: compromising, damaging, damning, accusatory, and condemnatory.

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