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False testimony
Intentionally providing misleading or incorrect statements in official or legal situations.
Key passages
Le 6:1–7

Then Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying, “When a person displays infidelity against Yahweh and he deceives his fellow citizen regarding something entrusted or a pledge or stealing or he exploits his fellow citizen, or he finds lost property and lies …

Sus 36–41

And then the two elders said, “We were walking about within the garden of her husband. And as we were going around the walkway, we saw this woman reclining with a man. And, while standing still there, we watched them having intercourse with each other. Now they themselves did not know that we …

Mk 14:56–59

For many gave false testimony against him, and their testimony was not consistent. And some stood up and began to give false testimony against him, saying, “We heard him saying, ‘I will destroy this temple made by hands, and within three days I will build another not made by hands.” …