Affidavit

a written statement used as evidence in a court of law

affidavit

[n] - written declaration made under oath
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Affidavit

A sworn or affirmed written statement. The person swearing or affirming states that the contents of the statement are true. This must be done in front of a person authorised to take oaths; this is usually a court official or a solicitor. A solicitor will charge a fee for this, but no fee is charged if a court official undertakes it.
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Affidavit

A notarised statement from a broadcast station that confirms the commercial actually ran at the time shown on the station's invoice.
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Affidavit

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affidavit

Legal document, used in court applications and proceedings, in which a person swears that certain facts are true. In England, an affidavit is usually sw ...
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Affidavit

(see Statement) A written statement of evidence confirmed on oath or by affirmation to be true and taken before someone who has authority to administer it
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Affidavit

Af`fi·da'vit noun [ Late Latin affidavit he has made oath, perfect tense of affidare . See Affiance , Affy .] (Law) A sworn statement in writing; a declaration in writing, signed and made upon oath before an authorized magistrate. Bouvier. Burrill. &#...
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affidavit

noun written declaration made under oath; a written statement sworn to be true before someone legally authorized to administer an oath
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Affidavit

• (n.) A sworn statement in writing; a declaration in writing, signed and made upon oath before an authorized magistrate.
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affidavit

a written statement of fact made voluntarily, confirmed by the oath or affirmation of the party making it, and signed before a notary or other ...
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affidavit

affidavit 1. A statement made in writing, confirmed by the maker`s oath, and intended to be used as judicial proof. In legal phrase, the deponent swears an affidavit, the judge takes it; but in popular usage the deponent makes or takes it. 2. He has pledged. A sworn statement.
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AFFIDAVIT

A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths. For example, in criminal cases, affidavits are often used by police officers seeking to convince courts to grant a warrant to make an arrest or a search. In civil cases, affidavits of witnesses are often used t...
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Affidavit

a signed, sworn statement made by the buyer or seller regarding the truth of information provided.
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Affidavit

A sworn, written statement executed under oath in front of a witness or witnesses.
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Affidavit

A statement of facts which is sworn to (or affirmed) before an officer who has authority to administer an oath (e.g. a notary public). A statement which before being signed, the person signing takes an oath that the contents are, to the best of their knowledge, true. It is also signed by a notary or some other judicial officer that can administer o...
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Affidavit

n. it is an act of oblivion of past offences, granted by the government to those who have been guilty of any neglect or crime. Amnesty could be express when explicitely mentioned or is implied indirectly in some cases say of a peace treaty being signed. An amnesty has the effect of destroying the criminal act, so that it is as if it had not been co...
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Affidavit

An affidavit is a sworn written statement by a person (the deponent), who signs it in the presence of a commissioner for oaths. It sets out facts known to the deponent. In certain cases, particularly proceedings in the Chancery division of the High Court, evidence may be taken by affidavit rather than by the witness appearing in person.
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affidavit

Legal document, used in court applications and proceedings, in which a person swears that certain facts are true
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Affidavit

An affidavit (t {Respell|A|fə|DAY|vət}) is a written sworn statement of fact voluntarily made by an affiant or deponent under an oath or affirmation administered by a person authorized to do so by law. Such statement is witnessed as to the authenticity of the affiant`s signature by a taker of oaths, such as a notary public or commissioner of oa....
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affidavit

A legal document.
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affidavit

a sworn or affirmed statement made in writing and signed; if sworn, it is notarized
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Affidavit

A written declaration made under oath before a notary public or other authorised officer.
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affidavit

Voluntary written statement of facts given under oath. In criminal cases affidavits are often used by police officers seeking to obtain search or arrest warrants. In civil cases affidavits of witnesses are often used to support motions for summary judgment.
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Affidavit

A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths. For example, in criminal cases affidavits are often used by police officers asking courts to issue search or arrest warrants. In civil cases, affidavits of witnesses are often used to support motions for summar...
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