Intimidating a witness interferes with the judicial process, which is designed to get get at the truth. Until this year, North Carolina punished Witness Tampering as a Class H felony.

This year, North Carolina’s General Assembly decided that that punishment was not enough, and has now raised the punishment to a Class G Felony.

Damon Chetson - 1008 posts

Damon Chetson is a Board Certified Specialist in State and Federal Criminal Law. He represents people charged with serious and minor offenses in Raleigh, Wake County, and the Eastern District of North Carolina. Call (919) 352-9411.