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CRIMEN

Crime, change of crime

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decriminalize

To do away w/ legal penalties for

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incriminate

To reveal guilt or make (someone) appear guilty

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recrimination

An accusation made in reply; a counter-charge

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CULPARE, CULPATUM

To blame

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culpable

Deserving blame

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Culprit

One responsible for the crime

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Mea culpa

Statement uttered to show personal responsibility for a wrong

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ONUS

burden

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onus

Burden or obligation

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onerous

unpleasant or burdensome

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exonerate

to prove not guilty

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PROBARE, PROBATUM

Prove good, approve

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Approbation

Praise or approval

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Reprobate

A dishonest or immoral person ; a scoundrel

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Reprove

To scold or criticize