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subornation

noun sub·or·na·tion \ ˌsə-ˌbȯr-ˈnā-shən \

legal Definition of subornation

: an act or instance of suborning
  • subornation of perjured statements
  • to protect witnesses from intimidation and subornation
  • WBZ-TV4 v. DA for the Suffolk Dist., 562 N.E.2d 817 (1990)
Note: Subornation of perjury is a crime.

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