false witness

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Noun1.false witness - a person who deliberately gives false testimony
liar, prevaricator - a person who has lied or who lies repeatedly
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Although infiltration by the FBI informant Harvey Matusow, and his reputedly sabotaging their shaky finances by over-ordering and failing to pay suppliers, has been cited as a cause of People's Songs' collapse in 1949, Matusow, admittedly the proverbial unreliable witness, later stated that he first contacted the FBI in February 1950.