self-serving declaration

Definition of "self-serving declaration"
  1. It refers to a statement made outside a court setting that benefits the person who made the statement
How to use "self-serving declaration" in a sentence
  1. The accused's alibi was dismissed as a self-serving declaration designed to avoid punishment.
  2. Critics argue that the CEO's response to the controversy was nothing more than a self-serving declaration.
  3. The lawyer advised her client not to make any self-serving declarations to the media.

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