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What Punishment is Set for Giving a False Testimony?

Pursuant to the Article 338 of RA Criminal Code, obviously false testimony of the witness or the aggrieved person during the preliminary investigation or in court, or the expert’s obviously false conclusion, as well as, the translator’s obviously incorrect translation, is punished with a fine in the amount of 100 to 300 minimal salaries, correctional labor for up to 2 years, or with arrest for the term of up to 3 month