Read Exodus 23:7 Using Other Translations
Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.
Keep far from a false charge, and do not kill the innocent and righteous, for I will not acquit the wicked.
“Be sure never to charge anyone falsely with evil. Never sentence an innocent or blameless person to death, for I never declare a guilty person to be innocent.