subornation

noun
sub·​or·​na·​tion | \ ˌsə-ˌbȯr-ˈnā-shən How to pronounce subornation (audio) \

Legal Definition of subornation

: an act or instance of suborning subornation of perjured statements to protect witnesses from intimidation and subornationWBZ-TV4 v. DA for the Suffolk Dist., 562 N.E.2d 817 (1990)

Note: Subornation of perjury is a crime.

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“Subornation.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/subornation. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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