They moved to quash the indictment on which he was brought to trial.
If the parties to the suit are dissatisfied with the judgment, they may appeal to a priest who stands higher in public estimation, or one of the parties may induce a higher authority by bribery to quash the judgment of the first.
As for the dynastic opposition, it was reduced to a rump of 66 members, a result so unsatisfactory from the point of view of the monarchy that the government offered to quash certain Conservative returns in order to provide it with more seats.
quash a robotic rebellion on a lunar mining colony.
You take the part of a mercenary pilot hired to quash a robotic rebellion on a lunar mining colony.