“The jury has found John Edwards not guilty on count three and they have been dismissed for the day,” she said.
A mystery that roasted Washington, D.C. for its sexual depravities might have been a guilty pleasure.
But Buchanan used heavy-handed threats to compel Chong to agree to a guilty plea.
With one exception, these are people he admitted to hacking in 2006 by his guilty plea.
The jury in the John Edwards campaign-finance trial found him not guilty on one count—and deadlocked on five others.
To hold him guilty, here or elsewhere, of malice or hypocrisy, is to misread his character.
I am guilty; or rather, I have been guilty; and this is my retribution.
In the eye of the law he is as guilty as if this intention was really wicked.
I am not aware that any of us are guilty of dishonest actions.
They did not believe she could have been guilty of such a trick.
Old English gyltig, from gylt (see guilt (n.)). Of conscience, feelings, etc., 1590s. Meaning "person who is guilty" is from 1540s. To plead not guilty is from 15c.; to plead guilty is 19c., though, as OED notes, "Guilty is technically not a plea, but a confession."