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 19:16
 19:17
19:16 [This is what you must do] if a corrupt witness acts to testify falsely against a person.
Ki-yakum ed-chamas be'ish la'anot bo sarah.
19:17 Two men who have testimony to refute [the false witnesses] shall stand before God, before the priests and judges who are involved in that case.
Ve'amdu shney-ha'anashim asher-lahem hariv lifney Adonay lifney hakohanim vehashoftim asher yiheyu bayamim hahem.



Commentary:

to refute the false witnesses
  By testifying that they were elsewhere at the time that they supposedly saw the act regarding which they testified (Ramban; Makkoth 5a).

involved in that case
  Literally, 'who are in those days.'





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