unindicted

adjective
un·​in·​dict·​ed | \ ˌən-in-ˈdī-təd How to pronounce unindicted (audio) \

Definition of unindicted

: not charged with a crime by the finding or presentment of a grand jury : not indicted an unindicted coconspirator

Examples of unindicted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Mgdesyan questioned why the jury did not hear testimony from Balian, whom prosecutors referred to as an unindicted co-conspirator. Matthew Ormsethstaff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 3 May 2022 He was later named by federal prosecutors as an unindicted co-conspirator in a wide-ranging corruption investigation that resulted in several convictions, including that of his top aide. New York Times, 27 Apr. 2022 Beretta is not named in the indictment but was identified in court as an unindicted co-conspirator who has been granted immunity in exchange for his cooperation and is expected to testify for the government. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 20 Apr. 2022 Two now-deceased members of the same gang, Khalief Whitfield and Dontae Thomas, were named as unindicted co-conspirators. Jason Meisner, chicagotribune.com, 1 Apr. 2022 Prosecutors named Juan Orlando Hernández an unindicted co-conspirator in that case. Washington Post, 17 Mar. 2022 The unindicted co-conspirator in this drama is alcohol. Jim Higgins, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 15 Mar. 2022 The government calls those people unindicted co-conspirators. Washington Post, 22 June 2021 The Justice Department's internal manual explains when and how unindicted co-conspirators should be mentioned in court filings. Marshall Cohen, CNN, 17 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unindicted

circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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10 May 2022

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“Unindicted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unindicted. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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