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I think people who are not on their radar, or considered low level now, will be found more culpable, and those higher-level people will get significant sentences.
HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE STORMED THE CAPITOL. MOST WON’T FACE HEFTY PRISON TERMS, LEGAL EXPERTS SAY.TOM JACKMAN, SPENCER HSUMAY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
As its database further grows, however, we could see a new GWAS landscape, powered by millions of data points, that hunts down culpable genes at breakneck speed—informing treatment decisions to save lives.
23ANDME’S HUGE COVID-19 STUDY DRAWS LINKS BETWEEN THE VIRUS AND OUR GENETICSSHELLY FANMAY 4, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Media houses that rolled over for India’s rulers are equally culpable.
IT ISN'T JUST MODI. INDIA’S COMPLIANT MEDIA MUST ALSO TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE COVID-19 CRISISDEBASISH ROY CHOWDHURYMAY 3, 2021TIME
NBC 7 San Diego seemed to provide one of the most significant revelations last week that Gloria was culpable not just of approving it and enthusiastically supporting it but of perhaps fraudulently pushing it through approval.
MORNING REPORT: OCEANSIDE REBOOTS TOP COP SEARCHVOICE OF SAN DIEGOSEPTEMBER 14, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
More foolish, more culpable weakness was never shown than in thus yielding to these schemes.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
And if justice be not done, they are also culpable;—because of the want of such a power justice is not to be undone.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
A sovereign could not, without a culpable sacrifice of his personal dignity, persist longer in such a contest.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
They relate to the culpable remissness of these Knoxville leaders in failing to volunteer in the cause of the Confederacy.
PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHY OF PARSON BROWNLOW, THE TENNESSEE PATRIOTWILLIAM GANNAWAY BROWNLOW
The persons really culpable were those who sent them out without a proper staff, and without the smallest foresight.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
In both cases the critic acquits them of malice, but only to convict them of culpable ignorance.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN

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