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CRIMES ACT 1900 - SECT 322

Threatening or intimidating judges, witnesses, jurors etc

322 Threatening or intimidating judges, witnesses, jurors etc

A person who threatens to do or cause, or who does or causes, any injury or detriment to any person--

(a) intending to influence a person called or to be called as a witness in any judicial proceeding to give false evidence or withhold true evidence or to not attend as a witness or not produce anything in evidence pursuant to a summons or subpoena, or
(b) intending to influence any person (whether or not a particular person) in the person's conduct as a juror in any judicial proceeding or to not attend as a juror in any judicial proceeding, whether he or she has been sworn as a juror or not, or
(c) intending to influence any person in the person's conduct as a judicial officer, or
(d) intending to influence any person in the person's conduct as a public justice official in or in connection with any judicial proceeding,
is liable to imprisonment for 10 years.



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