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If you are asked to tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth and your the main witness, what if you say "no"?

 
4_28_bbboy

Asked by 4_28_bbboy at 12:50 PM on Nov. 8, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (5)
  • LOL!
    Memigen

    Answer by Memigen at 2:04 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • Hmmm, good question. I would say you go to jail for contempt. Even if you invoke the 5th amendment, they can hold you until you testify.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 12:52 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • As in, No, I won't tell the truth? Or no, I won't say anything?

    They can hold you in contempt for refusing to cooperate with the courts.*

    *I am not a lawyer, my wording may be off.

    cheez1e

    Answer by cheez1e at 1:29 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • don't you have right to plead the 5th? don't know heres a bump laws are different in Canada
    sarasmommy777

    Answer by sarasmommy777 at 1:46 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • memigen LOL you got it LOL
    4_28_bbboy

    Comment by 4_28_bbboy (original poster) at 2:10 PM on Nov. 8, 2010