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INDICTED, practice. When a man is accused by a bill of indictment preferred by a grand jury, he is said to be indicted.

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At the arraignment I pleaded 'Not guilty,' and well I might, for I was indicted for felony and burglary; that is, for feloniously stealing two pieces of brocaded silk, value #46, the goods of Anthony Johnson, and for breaking open his doors; whereas I knew very well they could not pretend to prove I had broken up the doors, or so much as lifted up a latch.
He was, of course, indicted for smoking and for the use of abuse more full-flavoured than even St Xavier's had ever heard.
ISLAMABAD -- Accountability Court Islamabad indicted former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday in a NAB reference pertaining to Flagship Investment.
ISLAMABAD -- Accountability court on Thursday has indicted ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz, and son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar in the National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) Avenfield reference against them.
ISLAMABAD -- Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and her husband retired Captain Mohammad Safdar were indicted by an accountability court in Islamabad on Thursday in connection with a reference pertaining to the Avenfield flats filed against them by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).
The accountability court has indicted ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and his son-in-law Captain (r) Safdar under London flats property reference filed by NAB.
ISLAMABAD:Accountability court on Thursday has indicted ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz, and son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar in the National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) Avenfield reference against them.
by PTI Former Pakistan prime minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf and eight others were on Tuesday indicted by a court in a case pertaining to illegal recruitment in an electricity distribution company of Punjab Province.
A Dallas County grand jury indicted a former Balch Springs police officer on a murder charge Monday in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, an exceedingly rare legal step in Texas that illustrates the controversy surrounding the shooting since details of it rocked the community in April.
The Court of Appeal also confirmed the Criminal Court's decision to take away the passport of the former director of the Agency for National Roads, Ljupco Georgievski, who together with Pesevski has been indicted in the Trajectory case for embezzling more than 150 million euros over the course of the construction of the highways with Chinese loans.
This unexpected development followed the decision of the Appellate judge Veselin Ganev that there is no real danger of the indicted persons committing another crime and that there is no real risk of them going into hiding.
Prosecutors first indicted Ponta in July on charges including tax evasion, money-laundering, conflict of interest and making false statements while he was working as a lawyer in 2007 and 2008.