guilt by association(noun)
the attribution of guilt (without proof) to individuals because the people they associate with are guilty
The numerical value of guilt by association in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of guilt by association in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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It's guilt by association.
There is no such thing in this country as guilt by association.
It shouldn't be a case of guilt by association. The families of the crew can't be blamed.
Guilt by association is a pretty effective tool, when you have trackers and people tweeting selfies, it makes it more difficult for politicians to talk to people, whether they agree with people or not.
Instead of using our guy's record to prosecute a case against him, they put all their eggs in a flimsy guilt-by-association attack that failed miserably, even in this strongly populist district, there were some ads where they spent 26 seconds talking about the Kochs and four seconds on Jenkins, which was fine by me.
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