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The primary caveat to lying is that doing so for the sake of preserving shalom is muttar. A major question is what is considered "shalom" and how far does one go to preserve it. The most famous instance is the Rashi at the start of parshas Vayera (18:13) quoting the gemara in bava metzia where Hashem changed Sarah's words. Matt mentioned in his comment ...
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