Consequences of Perjury and Related Crimes

Republican committee members called two convicted perjurers as witnesses. Ms. Parsons testified that she had lied under oath… read more

Republican committee members called two convicted perjurers as witnesses. Ms. Parsons testified that she had lied under oath about her presence in a gay bar and was sentenced to four months in prison and five years on probation. Ms. Battalino lost her professional standing by lying under oath about a sexual encounter with a patient. She was also convicted in court and is now serving six months of home detention. Republican members said this testimony showed that ordinary people are prosecuted and serve prison time for perjury. Democrats said the testimony was irrelevant to the impeachment inquiry. close

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  • Battalino, Barbara Psychiatrist (Former) Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Parsons, Pam Coach (Former) University of South Carolina->Women's Basketball
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Program ID:
115788-1
Category:
House Committee
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House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 1, 1998
Last Aired:
Dec 5, 1998

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  • Dec 01, 1998 | 9:27am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 01, 1998 | 9:45am EST | C-SPAN 1
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  • Dec 02, 1998 | 3:38am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 05, 1998 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
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