finding of guilt

finding of guilt

noun adjudication, award, censure, condemnation, conviction, conviction of guilt, criminal conniction, decision, decree, decrial, denunciation, judgment, judgment of guilt, pronouncement, ruling, sentence, unfavorable verdict, verdict
See also: condemnation, punishment
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The 11-page decision issued on February 28 read: "After due assessment of the facts and evidence adduced, the Court is of the considered view that there is basis to support a finding of guilt against both accused for illegal possession of metamphetamine hydrochloride.
The controversy generated by the decision of the Ombudsman to oust a sitting congresswoman from her position upon a finding of guilt over the procurement of a real property when she was a governor presents a legal conundrum that might yet reach the Supreme Court.
Viewing the evidence in the light most favorable to the trial courts finding of guilt, Defendant used the metal pipe in a manner that was readily capable of causing death or other serious physical injury to Victim, Judge Jeffrey W.
All parties to a prosecution should be allowed to remain anonymous unless and until a finding of guilt is reached, at which point it is right that a party found guilty should be named.
The British are unlikely to extradite him as there is as yet no finding of guilt.
The inquiry into the staff member is understood to have been in its early stages and there had been no finding of guilt.
The TNA leader further wrote, the complaint is about the action taken by you against the other two ministers in regard to whom there is no finding of guilt by the board of inquiry.
Under the reforms, any criminal charges laid against an applicant for serious sexual, violent or drug offences will be considered as part of Working With Children (WWC) Check assessments, regardless of whether they resulted in a conviction or finding of guilt.
I find this argument interesting given the fact that in any courthouse, on any day, in this state, one presiding judge regularly refuses to withhold adjudication on the finding of guilt, while next door, or down the hall, another judge grants that very same relief.
But in a subsequent statement, the Dark Blues confirmed they are only set to appeal the length of the duo's suspensions and not the finding of guilt itself.
The denial of a bail application is not synonymous with a finding of guilt.
If so, a full trial may take place but if not, there will most likely be a trial of facts and a jury will decide only if he committed the abuse, with no finding of guilt and no conviction.