"Do not spread false reports.1 Do not help a wicked man by being a malicious witness.22
"Do not follow the crowd in doing wrong. When you give testimony in a lawsuit, do not pervert justice3 by siding with the crowd,43
and do not show favoritism5 to a poor man in his lawsuit.
"If you come across your enemy's6 ox or donkey wandering off, be sure to take it back to him.#cr
If you see the donkey7 of someone who hates you fallen down under its load, do not leave it there; be sure you help him with it.
"Do not deny justice8 to your poor people in their lawsuits.