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Incriminate

To admit to a crime commited thereby being charged for the same. It also refers to written or oral statement on accepting the fact that a crime was commited by him/her or that he/she provides information expose the one who has commited crime. It is an open invitation to indulging oneself in the prosecution for the crime. One cannot be forced to issue a statement for accepting a crime or identifying a criminal and has the right to keep quiet.

 
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