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Suborn

To encourage perjury through bribery, coercion, or any other means. Like perjury itself, subornation is illegal in practically every jurisdiction.
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He was arraigned Wednesday on charges of intimidation of a witness, attempting to suborn perjury and two counts of conspiracy and was released on $10,000 cash bail.
of 22 Blue Bell Road, was arraigned Wednesday afternoon in Central District Court on charges of intimidation of a witness, attempting to suborn perjury and two counts of conspiracy.
Jan 16: Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr gets permission from a three-judge panel to expand his investigation of President Clinton's business dealings to include whether an effort was made to suborn a false statement from Ms Lewinsky.
was charged Wednesday with two counts of conspiracy, intimidation of a witness and attempt to suborn perjury.
And I wouldn't put it past him to suborn perjury or obstruct justice, though the evidence at this writing is very murky on those serious charges.
Michael Wheeler, 39, of 11 Algonquin Road, Worcester, sentenced to five concurrent terms of 18 months in the House of Correction after pleading guilty to identity fraud, larceny over $250 by a common scheme, amended from larceny over $250 from a person over 60 years old or disabled with an injury, two counts of larceny over $250 from a person over 60 years old or disabled with an injury, and attempting to suborn perjury.
The question is not so much whether, legally, he is guilty of perjury, attempting to suborn witnesses, conceal evidence or abuse his position of power.
Beyond the nature of Clinton's relationship with Lewinsky, Starr has been investigating whether Clinton tried to obstruct justice and suborn perjury.
favors free trade, but will not suborn the buildup of tyranny's arsenal.
Since people don't think the president's affairs are abnormal, do they think it's OK to suborn perjury to cover up the affairs?