from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The criminal offense, under common law and according to the statutes of many jurisdictions, of obstructing the administration and due process of law.
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- n. Intimidating or tampering with a witness or juror to influence their actions.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. impeding those who seek justice in a court (as by trying to influence or intimidate any juror or witness or officer of the court); can result in a finding of contempt of court
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