subornation perjury

subornation of perjury

noun Criminal Law.
the offense of bribing or otherwise persuading another to commit perjury.

Origin:
1580–90

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subornation of perjury

noun
(law) inducing someone to make a false oath as part of a judicial proceeding; "to prove subordination of perjury you must prove the perjury and also prove that the perjured statement was procured by the accused suborner who knew that it would be false" 
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