Is Failure to Testify Overt Act, Accessory After Fact?

If one is subpoenaed to court or is a co-defendant with others in a case, can asserting one’s Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination, even if ordered to testify by a judge, be considered acting as an accessory after the fact (i.e. an attempt to help another succeed in the commission of the crime)? Can refusing to testify, when ordered to testify, be not only contempt, but the crime of being an accessory after the fact – to murder? The answer is yes, as the following summary of a reported decision from Los Angeles exemplifies – https://www.greghillassociates.com/is-failure-to-testify-overt-act-accessory-after-fact.html

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