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Cleveland man facing federal perjury charges

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CLEVELAND, BRADLEY COUNTY (WRCB) - A Cleveland man is charged with lying to a bankruptcy court.

Channel 3 has learned 64-year-old John O'Neal allegedly falsified documents in a bankruptcy matter last June, in order to gain a favorable ruling.

O'Neal pleaded not guilty in a Chattanooga federal court Wednesday. His next court date is set for June.

If convicted he could spend up to 20 years behind bars.

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