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 In addition to the half-dozen people who’ve been charged, the government documents referred to seven more individuals as unindicted co-conspirators. Tom Schoenberg, Bloomberg.com, "Inside the JPMorgan Trading Desk the U.S. Called a Crime Ring," 28 Sep. 2020 President Juan Orlando Hernandez, a dedicated ally of Trump, was an unindicted co-conspirator in a U.S. federal case against his brother, Tony. Los Angeles Times, "Trump administration OKs aid to Central American countries praised for immigration help," 5 June 2020 In May 2003, while Mr. al-Nashiri was still in C.I.A. custody, he was named an unindicted co-conspirator in a terrorism case in the Southern District of New York. Carol Rosenberg, New York Times, "Army Judge Proposes 2022 Trial in Guantánamo’s Cole Bombing Case," 25 Feb. 2020 Prosecutors allege the conspiracy not only enriched Irizarry but benefited two unindicted co-conspirators, neither of whom is named in the indictment. Author: Joshua Goodman, Jim Mustian, Anchorage Daily News, "DEA agent accused of conspiring with cartel he was supposed to fight," 22 Feb. 2020 She was named an unindicted co-conspirator in the case, Kelly wrote. Andrea Estes, BostonGlobe.com, "Accountant who helped former senator Brian Joyce evade taxes to be sentenced in court," 9 Jan. 2020 This would be true whether Trump is a defendant or an unindicted co-conspirator. Time, "Why Donald Trump Could Still Resign," 9 Dec. 2019 The prosecutors had accused Warren of working with an unindicted conspirator to help the two migrants make their way into the United States. Rafael Carranza, azcentral, "Arizona border aid worker Scott Warren takes stand in second trial against him," 19 Nov. 2019 He himself was named by the Justice Department last month as an unindicted co-conspirator in a drug conspiracy and money laundering case against his brother. Camilo Montoya-galvez, CBS News, "U.S. reaches yet another asylum deal in Central America, this time with Honduras," 25 Sep. 2019

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circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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“Unindicted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unindicted. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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