29 I found that the accusation had to do with questions about their law, but there was no charge against him that deserved death or imprisonment.

Read Acts 23:29 Using Other Translations

Whom I perceived to be accused of questions of their law, but to have nothing laid to his charge worthy of death or of bonds.
I found that he was being accused about questions of their law, but charged with nothing deserving death or imprisonment.
I soon discovered the charge was something regarding their religious law—certainly nothing worthy of imprisonment or death.