AIDERS, crim. law. Those who assist, aid, or abet the principal, and who are principals in the second degree. 1. Russell, 21.

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The cruelty of which he had been an unwilling witness, the coarse and ruffianly behaviour of Squeers even in his best moods, the filthy place, the sights and sounds about him, all contributed to this state of feeling; but when he recollected that, being there as an assistant, he actually seemed--no matter what unhappy train of circumstances had brought him to that pass--to be the aider and abettor of a system which filled him with honest disgust and indignation, he loathed himself, and felt, for the moment, as though the mere consciousness of his present situation must, through all time to come, prevent his raising his head again.
Instantly to turn upon me, charging that I have no sense of the enormity of the crime itself, but am its aider and abettor
Mrs Varden's chief aider and abettor, and at the same time her principal victim and object of wrath, was her single domestic servant, one Miss Miggs; or as she was called, in conformity with those prejudices of society which lop and top from poor hand- maidens all such genteel excrescences--Miggs.
that it is apprehended you are going to fight a duel, and that the other man, Tupman, is your aider and abettor in it.
Volunteer first aiders, who have been described as "heroes" by funfair owner Robert Wilkinson, managed to revive the unnamed mum twice, but she sadly died in hospital.
The ride was stopped and volunteer first aiders revived her twice, but she later died in hospital.
The WRU has funded training for over 2,000 first aiders in the last two years.
He was knocked to the ground and was treated by first aiders at the event on Sunday night.
You don't panic, you open a new app - or pair of apps - called GoodSAM, developed with the help of neurosurgeon Mr Mark Wilson to connect first aiders with medical emergencies.
DEAR Editor, I would like, through your newspaper, to thank the Birmingham first aiders together with the two lovely ladies on the pharmacy counter at Boots, New Street.
A GROUP of young first aiders have trained more than 600 people in vital first aid skills in northern India.
BUSINESSES on Teesside are being urged to make sure they have enough first aiders working over the summer.