Examples of indict in a Sentence
A grand jury is expected to indict him for murder.
the grand jury could indict the mayor for fraud and embezzlement
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In September 1976, police arrested Chapman on charges of murdering 5-year-old David Louison of Brockton two years earlier, but a Plymouth County grand jury found insufficient evidence to indict him.
There also were a few Lake Shore Drive shutdowns by protesters after grand juries decided not to indict police officers in the police shootings of men in New York and Ferguson, Mo.
On Wednesday, the Palies waived their right to be indicted and pleaded guilty to the mail fraud charges before U.S. District Judge Stefan R. Underhill in Bridgeport.
Schulte, who had previously been prosecuted for possession of child pornography, has been expected to be indicted on the leaking charges for some time now.
Should prosecutors decide to indict, the state will have a crucial witness on its side: Harow has agreed to testify in the investigation of his former boss.
Kilimnik is the first new defendant to be indicted in the sweeping federal inquiry into Russian electoral meddling since February.
Sadly, all that evidence was buried when top Justice Department officials in the George W. Bush administration refused to back prosecutors’ calls to indict the Purdue officials.
Manafort is the most senior member of Trump's campaign to be indicted, though the charges do not relate to campaign activities.
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law : to formally decide that someone should be put on trial for a crime
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