Predicate: impeach

Roleset id: impeach.01 , try an elected official for a crime, remove same, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

impeach.01: IMPEACH-V NOTES: Frames file for 'impeach' based on sentences in wsj and automaticexpansion via verbnet. (from impeach.01-v predicate notes)


impeach (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: impeacher (vnrole: 33-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: impeached (vnrole: 33-Theme)
        Arg2-PRD: crime (vnrole: 33-Attribute)

Example: passive

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        Mr. Hastings's case was particularly nettlesome because it marked the first time [a federal official]-1 was impeached *trace*-1 and removed from office on charges of which a jury had acquitted him.

        Rel: impeached
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: on charges of which a jury had acquitted him

Example: all args

        The internal investigation also impeached MiniScribe's auditors, Coopers& Lybrand, for allegedly ignoring numerous red flags.

        Arg0: The internal investigation
        Argm-dis: also
        Rel: impeached
        Arg1: MiniScribe's auditors, Coopers& Lybrand,
        Arg2: for allegedly ignoring numerous red flags