Perjury CasesSample Indictment18 USC 1623
All in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1623.
- On or about the ______ day of __________, 19__, in the
___________________ District of ______________, JOHN DOE, while under oath
testifying in a proceeding before Grand Jury ____________, a Grand Jury of
United States in the ____________ District of ____________________,
make a false material declaration, that is to say:
- At the time and place aforesaid the grand jury was conducting an
investigation to determine whether violations of Title ___________, United
Code, Section ____________ had been committed, and to identify the persons
had committed, caused the commission of, and conspired to commit such
It was material to the said investigation that the grand jury ascertain if
DOE had ever resided in Washington, D.C.
- At the time and place alleged, JOHN DOE appearing as a witness
oath at a proceeding before the grand jury knowingly made the following
declaration in response to questions with respect to the material matter
in paragraph III as follows:
"Q. Have you ever lived in Washington, D.C.? A. No."
- The aforesaid underscored testimony of JOHN DOE, as he then and
well knew and believed, was false in that, on or about ________, JOHN DOE
in Washington, D.C.
[cited in USAM 9-69.200]