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find (one) innocent

To determine and declare in court that one is innocent of a crime. I don't know how the jury found him innocent, considering all the evidence against him.
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The Supreme Court has found her innocent. They have acquitted her," Qureshi said during the interview.
The Supreme Court has found her innocent. They have acquitted her, ' Qureshi said during the interview.
Haidar was arrested but the court found her innocent.
The High Criminal Appeals Court found her innocent of the last charge yesterday.
The actress's father posted a denial of the accusations on her facebook page, adding that the prosecution found her innocent.
The judge was swayed by Hall's argument and in his closing speech, told the jury: "We in this country put our women on a pedestal: in Egypt they have not the same views." After an hour's deliberation, the jury found her innocent.
A court in Rethymno, Crete, found her innocent of infanticide, a charge which carries a maximum 20-year sentence.
The officials said the woman, a former restaurant employee, was cleared of murder charges after the prosecution decided not to appeal a ruling by the Sapporo High Court that found her innocent.
A religious court established by Ahrar al-Sham found her innocent of the charge this week and released her.
The officials said the woman, a former restaurant employee, is being cleared of murder charges after the prosecution decided not to appeal a ruling by the Sapporo High Court that found her innocent.