allegation

accusation; charge

allegation

accusation

allegation

  1. a formal accusation against somebody
  2. statements affirming or denying certain matters of fact

Allegation

In law, an allegation (also called adduction) is a claim of a fact by a party in a pleading, charge, or defense. Until they can be proved, allegations remain merely assertions. There are also marital allegations: marriage bonds and allegations exist for couples who applied to marry by licence. They do not exist for couples who married by banns. Th...
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Allegation

• (n.) A statement by a party of what he undertakes to prove, -- usually applied to each separate averment; the charge or matter undertaken to be proved. • (n.) That which is alleged, asserted, or declared; positive assertion; formal averment • (n.) The act of alleging or positively asserting.
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allegation

noun statements affirming or denying certain matters of fact that you are prepared to prove
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allegation

noun (law) a formal accusation against somebody (often in a court of law); `an allegation of malpractice`
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allegation

[Noun] Plural form: allegations. When you say something is true without having any proof.
Example: The press has made allegations about Joan Collins having plastic surgery.
See also: allege, alleged (adjective)
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Allegation

Al`le·ga'tion noun [ Latin allegatio , from allegare , allegatum , to send a message, cite; later, to free by giving reasons; ad + legare to send, commission. Confer Allege and Adlegation .] 1. The act of alleging or positively asserting.
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Allegation

A claim or accusation that has been made but not yet proved.
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allegation

a formal accusation against somebody
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Allegation

A statement by a party in a pleading describing what that party's position is and what that party intends to prove. Certain allegations are required for a plaintiff to maintain a lawsuit. (See also: pleading)
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Allegation

A statement of the issues in a written document (a pleading) that a person is prepared to prove in court. For example, an indictment contains allegations of crimes against the defendant.
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Allegation

an accusation, including an accusation of sexual abuse of a minor, brought against a person by a complainant which is reported to the diocese or religious institute.
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Allegation

common law. The assertion, declaration or statement of a party of what he can prove
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Allegation

n. a private extraordinary judge chosen by the parties who have a matter in dispute, invested with power to decide the same. This power to them is given by the parties involved with mutual consent. An arbitrator is not the decision maker via a formal law procedure and is called so because he generally has an arbitrary power, there being in common n...
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allegation

Statement of indictment contains allegations of a crime against a defendant.
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allegation

the assertion, declaration, or statement of a party to an action, made in a pleading, setting out what the party expects to prove
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allegation

The claim made in a pleading by a party to an action setting out what he or she expects to prove.
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allegation

[n] - a formal accusation against somebody (often in a court of law) 2. [n] - statements affirming or denying certain matters of fact that you are prepared to prove
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