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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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Even if it meant lying, cheating and suborning his own daughter as a perjurer.
If, after years of effort, the activities that prompted an investigation cannot be proven to be criminal, the overzealous prosecutor can imagine only one explanation: The target must have obstructed the investigation by tampering with witnesses and suborning or committing perjury.
While people overwhelmingly said Clinton should not be impeached or resign for having a sexual relationship with Lewinsky, and a majority did not even think that perjury would warrant his removal, a majority consistently favored impeachment when asked specifically about suborning perjury.
Sir, - As area officer for the LRTA, I would love to take the credit given to me by A J Gardner and C R Baldwin for suborning councillors to build light rail in the West Midlands but as a historian manque, I regret that I cannot.
His greatest crime is not ``improper'' sexual activity in the Oval Office, lying about it, suborning perjury or even obstructing justice.
After eluding the independent counsel in the murk of Whitewater, Clinton now has to contend with charges of perjury, suborning perjury, and obstruction of justice in the Paula Jones case.
Wedtech was a tale played out by some of the most florid characters a novelist could wish for; it would embrace a vast cast of suborning and suborned: street-smart "dese, dem, and dose" types, a congressman, a goodly portion of the backchannel operators of the Reagan White House and associated executive departments, assorted New York politicos and, at the end, financial exotics of the sort only California seems capable of spawning.
The charges against Ronen also include suborning witnesses.
being charged with suborning perjury under [section] 1621 or [section]
There remain credible suspicions of suborning perjury and obstruction of justice in the same matter, and there reportedly are issues of further and more serious perjury in Clinton's August testimony to the grand jury.
But witness tampering, obstructing justice and suborning perjury are incompatible with his presidential office and his oath to uphold the law.
But he was largely silent on the more serious charges he faces - conspiracy, obstruction of justice, witness tampering and suborning perjury.