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DISCHARGED. Released, or liberated from custody. It is not equivalent to acquitted in a declaration for a malicious prosecution. 2 Yeates, 475 2 Term Rep. 231; 1 Strange, 114; Doug. 205 3 Leon. 100.

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In spite of his denial of having touched a drop, and of his persistent assertion that the revolver had been in his hip pocket and that he had not laid a finger to it, he was discharged from the force.
They contended stubbornly that they had not discharged their rifles at all, but that their rifles had discharged themselves.
TEESSIDE hospital trusts have revealed the number of patients being discharged between the hours of 11pm and 6am.
In 2011 5,156 patients were discharged in the middle of the night, which is down on 2010 which had 5,463.
WASHINGTON, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Since 2008, the Department of Defense (DoD) has illegally discharged hundreds of veterans on the alleged basis of personality disorder (PD), denying them veterans' benefits, according to a Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) analysis of newly disclosed records released today.
Patients in the fast-track group who met the fast-track criteria within 10 minutes were discharged to the day surgery unit.
2004, the ANZICS APD reported 76,690 patients discharged alive from ICU, 13,968 (18.
Green as the "bad apple" ringleader who'd conveniently already been discharged.
Clostridium difficile infection in patients discharged from US short-stay hospitals, 1996-2003.
When the material is ready to be discharged, the rollers open and the head of material drops, emptying the hopper quickly and completely.
Cargo is discharged from ships anchored in a harbor onto smaller vessels or barges for movement to shore.
Notably, 36% of the deaths occurred within the first 30 days after hospital discharge among patients who had not resumed diabetes medications at discharge, compared with 23% of the deaths in those discharged on diabetes medications.