Skip to main content
This section is included in your selections.

A. It shall be unlawful:

1. While believing that an official proceeding or investigation is pending or about to be instituted, to attempt to induce or otherwise cause a person to:

a. Testify or inform falsely; or

b. Withhold any testimony, information, documentation or thing; or

c. Elude legal process summoning him to testify or supply evidence; or

d. Absent himself from any proceeding or investigation to which he has been legally summoned; or

2. To harm another by unlawful act in retaliation for anything done by another in his capacity as a witness or informant; or

3. To solicit, accept or agree to accept any benefit in consideration for doing any of the things specified in this section.

B. Tampering with witnesses shall be punishable by a fine not to exceed One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00), or by a term of imprisonment in the Tribal Jail not to exceed one year, or both.