What is the opposite of amnesty?

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Noun
Opposite of an official pardon for people who have been convicted of political offences
Noun
Opposite of the action of forgiving or being forgiven
“She deserves a much more severe punishment because that child will be suffering the effects of the mother's behaviors for its entire life.”
Noun
Opposite of a cancellation or postponement of a punishment
Noun
Opposite of forgiveness of sins
Noun
Opposite of exemption from punishment
Noun
Opposite of the state of being free from imprisonment or enslavement
“Not long after being released, Steven would find himself in captivity yet again.”
Noun
Opposite of the act of exculpating from alleged fault or crime
Noun
(freedom from) Opposite of the state of being exempted from something undesirable
“Now that he was starting to make a lot of money, he began to dread his impending liability to heavy taxation.”
Verb
Opposite of relieve of blame, responsibility
Verb
Opposite of to forgive (someone) for a fault or offense
“I resent my father for my abusive childhood and the ramifications it has on my ability to sustain any meaningful relationship.”
Verb
Opposite of to show mercy to, especially by not punishing or killing
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