Luke 23:13-16 NIV

13 Pilate called together the chief priests, the rulers and the people,
14 and said to them, "You brought me this man as one who was inciting the people to rebellion. I have examined him in your presence and have found no basis for your charges against him.

References for Luke 23:14

      15 Neither has Herod, for he sent him back to us; as you can see, he has done nothing to deserve death.
      16 Therefore, I will punish him1 and then release him.a "

      References for Luke 23:16

        • c 23:16 - Some manuscripts "him." 17 Now he was obliged to release one man to them at the Feast."