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The

Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002





Section 1107 -- Retaliation Against Informants


  1. In General. Section 1513 of title 18, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:

    "(e) Whoever knowingly, with the intent to retaliate, takes any action harmful to any person, including interference with the lawful employment or livelihood of any person, for providing to a law enforcement officer any truthful information relating to the commission or possible commission of any Federal offense, shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than 10 years, or both.".





Legislative History


July 30, 2002, 107 P.L. 204, Title XI, § 1107, 116 Stat. 745.



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