Section 268.107 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth) is Threatening Witnesses of International Criminal Court and is extracted below.
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268.107 Threatening witnesses or interpreters
(1) A person commits an offence if the person causes or threatens to cause any detriment to another person with the intention that the other person or a third person will:
(a) not attend as a witness at a proceeding before the International Criminal Court; or
(b) give false evidence at such a proceeding; or
(c) withhold true evidence at such a proceeding.
Penalty: Imprisonment for 7 years.
(2) A person commits an offence if the person causes or threatens to cause any detriment to another person with the intention that the other person or a third person will:
(a) not attend as an interpreter at a proceeding before the International Criminal Court; or
(b) give a false or misleading interpretation as an interpreter in such a proceeding.
Penalty: Imprisonment for 7 years.
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