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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of investigate.


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  • Oh come one AK907 being investigated is not the same as convicted, and make funds available to non profits is not the same as giveing ACORN money.

    Conservative filmmakers will get another hearing

  • What needs to be investigated is how our tax dollars came to be used to fund the left wing of the Democrat party in the first place.

    Obama: Taped ACORN misdeeds should be investigated

  • Being investigated is wearying and unpleasant enough all by itself.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Your Lawyer’s Wrong:

  • Lynndie England's bad luck is that the Abu Ghraib "abuses" (if we want to use such a meagre word for what amounts to torture and murder) are still mostly being investigated from the bottom up, with - so the official narrative goes - everything just being a case of a few "bad apples".

    Conscientious: Politics: March 2008 Archives

  • Here, the trust being investigated is the reliability or usefulness of the information provided by the site, I believe.

    New trusted computing-related blog

  • When one of the arguments on why it can†™ t be investigated is because it is all classified, the first step would be to unclassify it so it can be investigated.

    Think Progress » ThinkFast: May 24, 2006

  • This requirement of secrecy makes some sense if the person investigated is a terrorist suspect; it makes much less sense if the person being investigated is a reporter or a member of the public whom the FBI does not actually believe is associated with terrorism or espionage.


  • It's worth a journalist at least investigating, and the way we get it investigated, is to put it out there.


  • This little tiny object, according to quantum mechanics and according to all the work by which the neutron has been investigated, is simultaneously a particle and a wave.

    Nobel Prize Winning Work on Neutrons

  • The CFCs are compounds similar to others that Sherry and I had investigated from the point of view of molecular dynamics; we were familiar with their chemical properties, but not with their atmospheric chemistry.

    Mario Molina - Autobiography


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