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I'm not suggesting absolving the criminals nor forgoing the administration of justice.
The Catechism of the Catholic Church teaches that "only priests who have received the faculty of absolving from the authority of the Church can forgive sins in the name of Christ" (#1495).
The study absolving salt was financed by the Campbell Institute for Research and Technology.
The first, absolving German safety technology suppliers of all liability should accidents occur in Russia, was signed by Germany's Environment Minister Angela Merkel.