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not proven

(ˈprəʊvən)
adj
(Law) (postpositive) a third verdict available to Scottish courts, returned when there is evidence against the defendant but insufficient to convict
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When he was put on his Trial, the Verdict was Not Proven. Not Proven won't do for us.
SCOTT BROWN is free to lead Celtic's bid to clinch the title after an SFA charge was found not proven.
The Liberal Party stalwart issued the statement a day after the Chief Executive claimed during his speech at the general assembly of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines in Manila that: 'Until now, you have not proven anything except to sequester and sell.
AFTER a charge of racially abusing Brighton's Gaetan Bong was found to be not proven by the FA, Jay Rodriguez said: "I am always a great believer that the truth always comes out and it has."
'I hereby hold that the allegations brought against the first respondent were not proven to the satisfaction of the court."
Scotland's controversial not proven verdict regularly comes under scrutiny.
ISLAMABAD -- At least 55 percent Pakistanis believe that most criminals are not proven guilty in Pakistani courts.
But the NCTL announced that the case was not proven against Mr Khan and added it had been asked to publicise these findings by Mr Khan, even though he did not appear at the disciplinary hearing and is believed to be living in Qatar.
BAGHDAD / NINA / Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jubouri said Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi will be held accountable if his claims judicially proven or not proven. Jubouri said on his official site of the social networking / Twitter / that "if the allegations of the Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi proved- which is impossible- he will be prosecuted on charges of covering up." Jubouri added that "if not proven - which is sure- he will be prosecuted for defamation and misleading public opinion." Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi trigged a wave of accusations in the questioning session in front of the parliament on Monday against parliament speaker Salim al-Jubouri and a number of MPs against the backdrop of corruption and blackmail.
The former director general maintained that trial court did not take into account all the aspects of the law as corruption was not proven on his part by any of the witnesses statements.
Misconduct allegations against an inspector, a sergeant and two constables over their involvement in the case of Fiona Pilkington and her 18-year-old daughter Francecca Hardwick, who were both found dead in a burnt-out car in October 2007, were "not proven", the Leicestershire force said.
Your emails and texts Greatness not proven In the Arc, Sea The Stars earned a Racing Post Rating of 132, but claimed an 8lb weight-for-age allowance from Youmzain (RPR 125).