"What is truth?" Pilate asked. After Pilate said this, he returned to the Jewish leaders and said, "I find no grounds for any charge against him.
References for John 18:38
You have a custom that I release one prisoner for you at Passover. Do you want me to release for you the king of the Jews?"
They shouted, "Not this man! Give us Barabbas!" (Barabbas was an outlaw.)