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Thank you. So the notary can be criminally prosecuted for fraud and perjury. They can also have their notary revoked if the offense is reported.
Furthermore if a party suffered financial consequences due to the misrepresentation the party can sue the notary for civil damages based on fraud and misrepresentation.
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