§ 30-25-1 Perjury
§ 30-25-2 Refusal to take oath or affirmation

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 30 > Article 25

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.