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1acusación femeninoimputación femenino formalto make an allegation — hacer una acusación
- The allegation was that he exceeded his powers by having the complainant's car towed away.
- The Tory group has stressed that the allegations do not concern any illegal activities.
- Police investigated the allegation but found no evidence of criminal wrongdoing.
- He made no comment to the police but gave them a written statement denying the allegation.
- Several allegations were investigated by police but no charges were ever brought.
- It is evident there is no truth in the single allegation made against me.
- I don't know the inside story on the allegations of racism that have been investigated.
- I know of several occasions when allegations in newspapers have been well wide of the mark.
- It's been very hurtful, and no one has been prepared to put their names to these allegations.
- We deny all the implied allegations and insinuations in the strongest possible terms.
- He said in the case of the association some people had been making allegations without proof.
- His comments were ignored by the media as he did not have the proof to back up his allegations.
- Any allegation for nuisance is often met with a counter allegation which must also be investigated.
- The woman and her boyfriend refused to comment about the allegations in The Mail on Sunday.
- West Yorkshire Police said they have not been able to substantiate any of the allegations.
- Of course there needs to be safeguards for teachers from false and malicious allegations.
- The burden of proof in an allegation of undue influence rests upon the person who claims to have been wronged.
- We totally reject the serious allegations and innuendos contained in the article.
- He once famously got an injunction banning anyone from repeating the allegation that he dyes his hair.
- Details of the allegation have not been revealed but it is understood to have happened in a public area.
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