Even so, at least one juror apparently balked at convicting a man for violating wildlife protection laws by protecting wildlife.
If the government succeeds in convicting Manning under this Act, an appeal raising First Amendment issues is almost guaranteed.
How could we answer them without at once convicting ourselves?
No difficulty was found in convicting the sellers of Paine's works, and the like.
I shall use no evidence which I become in possession of as an agent of this Company for the purpose of convicting liquor sellers.
Surely the State is not desirous of convicting its citizens of crime.
His offense was construed as blasphemy under an old Scotch statute, which was strained for the purpose of convicting him.
I believe in indicting them, trying them, and convicting them.
Mesh by mesh, like an enthralling net, all the different threads of convicting circumstances were drawn about the accused man.
If whatever I do is wrong, then you're only convicting yourself; you're not convicting me.
: an old-time circus cooch show