Definition

Whoever knowingly alters, destroys, mutilates, conceals, covers up, falsifies, or makes a false entry in any record, document, or tangible object with the intent to impede, obstruct, or influence the investigation or proper administration of any matter within the jurisdiction of any department or agency of the United States or any case filed under Title 11 United States Code, or in relation to or contemplation of any such matter or case, shall be fined under this title, imprisoned not more than 20 years, or both.

Advisement

Any individual, group, or organization that interferes with the acquisition, compilation, or distribution of Brady material (as evidence) will be immediately reported to State and Federal law enforcement.