CAN A PERSON BACKTRACK FROM STATEMENT ON OATH IN HIGH COURT?


Can a Person Back track from a statement given on oath in High Court. If so, then is he liable for Perjury or contempt of court? Or is there any other punishment? Kindly advise..

 
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HC being court of record has inherent power to punish for its contempt suo motto and under contempt of court act also. For perjury you have additional remedy. apply under all. 

 
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