Perjury


Definition of "Perjury"

Diana Lopez
  Rent 1 & Sale 1 Realty

Individual who gives false statements under oath, which is a criminal act punishable by imprisonment and fine. An example is signing a tax return that fraudently understates rental income, giving false testimony in a court action, and signing one's name to a legal document with willful attempt to deceive.



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