Perjury CasesSample Indictment18 USC 1621
All in violation of 18 U.S.C. Sec. 1621.
- On or about the ______ day of ________________, 19__, in the
________________ District of ________________, JOHN DOE, having duly taken
oath, before the Securities and Exchange Commission, a competent officer of
Commission during an investigation duly authorized by the Commission, a case
which Title ________, U.S.C., Section _____________ authorizes an oath to be
administered, that he would testify truly, did willfully and knowingly and
contrary to said oath state material matter which he did not believe to be
that is to say:
- At the time and place aforesaid the Commission was conducting an
investigation into the practices and financial conditions of the XYZ
to determine whether said corporation had violated Title ________________,
U.S.C., Section ____________. It was material to the aforesaid
determine whether JOHN DOE had ever borrowed money from the XYZ Corporation.
- At the time and place aforesaid in paragraph 1, JOHN DOE appeared
a witness before the commission, and then and there being under oath as
aforesaid, testified falsely before the Commission with respect to the
material matter as follows:
"Q. Have you ever borrowed money from XYZ Corporation? A.
- The aforesaid underscored testimony of JOHN DOE, as he then and
well knew and believed, was false in that on January 13, 1974, JOHN DOE did
fact borrow money from the XYZ Corporation.
[cited in USAM 9-69.200]