Intelligence Law Glossary - Corruptly Persuades


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Corruptly Persuades

Statutory Law

18 U.S.C. § 1515(a)(6) (2010) (Title 18—Chapter 73: Obstruction of Justice)

(a) As used in sections 1512 and 1513 of this title [18 U.S.C. §§ 1512 and 1513] and in this section—
   (6) the term "corruptly persuades" does not include conduct which would be misleading conduct but for a lack of a state of mind.