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Affidavit

A statement sworn to be true to the best of the maker's knowledge. An affidavit is notarized to prove its authenticity. A person who knowingly makes a false statement in an affidavit is guilty of perjury.

affidavit

A written statement signed by the person making the statement—the affiant—and sworn to as true and accurate.
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Unfortunately, the opposing party's submission of a surreply brief and supplemental affidavits does not necessarily spell an end to the briefing.
The affidavits with irregularities include 10 people from the first group, 37 people from the second group, 85 from the third group and 25 people form the fourth group.
Woolfolk and Thrower filed a motion to dismiss, asserting that Summerville had failed to file an affidavit of reasonable cause by a medical expert within 30 days of filing the lawsuit.
After installation of MEA-approved products and submission of an affidavit of completion, building owners and managers must maintain a logbook that will be subject to inspection on an annual basis.
The requirement that financial affidavits are mandatory in dissolution actions is well entrenched in Florida law.
Lynn said the James affidavit proves that fears about Pryor are well grounded.
New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday apologised to the Supreme Court for incorrectly attributing to it his "chowkidar chor hai" remark and the top court also allowed him to file a new affidavit by Monday.
The affidavits were sworn by the founding vice chancellor Badru Katerega and academic Registrar Hamza Ssegawa.
A Department of Justice (DOJ) panel has denied the motion of former Health Secretary Janette Garin to include the affidavit of a pathologist as part of her defense in the criminal complaints against her related to the anti-dengue vaccine Dengavaxia.
Aleem Khan had submitted fake affidavits to support his allegations about transfer of thousands of votes from NA-122 (Lahore) without the consent of the voters ahead of the by-election in the constituency in October 2015.
Sadiq had moved the ECP against Aleem for filing fake affidavits to support his petition to declare NA-122, Lahore by-election results null and void as they were held under previous delimitation.
Sadiq had approached the ECP over Aleem's submission of fake affidavits. The PML-N leader explained thatAbdul Aleem Khan had also submitted fake affidavits with regards to the transfer of votes in NA-122.