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innocence; innocency [listen] Unschuld {f}

to protest one's innocence; to assert one's innocence seine Unschuld beteuern

to prove one's innocence seine Unschuld beweisen

innocence [listen] Arglosigkeit {f}

a fallen woman (old-fashioned) (woman that has lost her innocence) ein gefallenes Mädchen (veraltet) (Mädchen, das seine Unschuld verloren hat) [soc.]

the question of guilt (or innocence) (in criminal proceedings) die Schuldfrage {f}; die Frage, ob schuldig oder nicht schuldig (in einem Strafverfahren) [jur.]

assertion of innocence Unschuldsbeteuerung {f}

presumption of innocence Unschuldsvermutung {f} [jur.]

The presumption of innocence applies. Es gilt die Unschuldsvermutung.

to maintain one's innocence seine Unschuld beteuern

'Songs of Innocence, Songs of Experience' (by Blake / work title) 'Lieder der Unschuld, Lieder der Erfahrung' (von Blake / Werktitel) [lit.]

protestation; asseveration; firm assurance Beteuerung {f}

protestations; asseverations; firm assurances; rhetoric Beteuerungen {pl}

protestations of innocence Unschuldsbeteuerungen {pl}

protestations of loyality Loyalitätsbeteuerungen {pl}

despite all (your) protestations/asseverations/assurances/rhetoric to the contrary trotz aller gegenteiligen Beteuerungen

to assert sth. etw. behaupten {vt}

asserting behauptend

asserted [listen] behauptet

to reassert sth. etw. wieder behaupten

It is commonly asserted that ... Es wird allgemein behauptet, dass ...

He continued to assert his innocence.; He continued to assert that he was innocent. Er behauptete weiterhin, unschuldig zu sein.

to asseverate sth. etw. beteuern {vt}

asseverating beteuernd

asseverated beteuert

asseverates beteuert

asseverated beteuerte

to asseverate your innocence seine Unschuld beteuern

to seem to indicate/argue/show sth.; to point to sth.; to make sth. seem likely für etw. sprechen (ein Indiz für etw. sein) {vi}

An indication of this is that ... Dafür spricht, dass ...

This is also evidenced by ...; This (assumption) is also supported by ... Dafür spricht auch ...

This is suggested not least by the fact that ... Dafür spricht nicht zuletzt, dass ...

All the signs seem to show that ... Alle Anzeichen sprechen dafür, dass ...

There is some evidence that ... Es spricht einiges dafür, dass ...

There is good evidence that ...; There are many indications that ...; It seems very likely that ... Es spricht vieles dafür, dass ...

The facts seem to argue/indicate his innocence/he is innocent. Die Fakten sprechen für seine Unschuld.

All the evidence points to human activity as the culprit. Es spricht alles dafür, dass menschliche Aktivitäten daran schuld sind.