Amnesty in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Amnesty

a formal pardon or reprieve given to one who has committed a criminal or political offense

Examples of Amnesty in a sentence

Although Bill Smith was sentenced to life in prison in 1998, he was later released after receiving amnesty from the president.  πŸ”Š

Dr. Angali was able to return to his native country after receiving amnesty for his political crimes.  πŸ”Š

Although the governor claimed to be an honest man of the people, he did not hesitate to give his wealthy friend amnesty for a tax related crime.  πŸ”Š

The president upset millions of voters when he announced a plan to offer amnesty to illegal immigrants so they could become citizens.  πŸ”Š

During the election, the topic that will decide the winner is sure to be the giving of amnesty to foreigners seeking asylum in this country.  πŸ”Š

The man’s petition for political amnesty was declined because of his violent criminal past.  πŸ”Š

Because of overcrowded prison conditions, thousands of prisoners were recently approved for amnesty.  πŸ”Š

There are those who believe giving illegal residents amnesty will only encourage other people to sneak into the country.  πŸ”Š

One day out of the year, the public library offers a β€œno fine” amnesty to anyone who returns a long overdue book.  πŸ”Š

Can you believe the justice department is willing to give the terrorists amnesty in exchange for information?  πŸ”Š

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