affidavit


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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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The submission of a reply affidavit in an attempt to demonstrate a sham opposition to summary judgment might be effective if the reply affidavit directly contradicts the affidavit from the same witness that was offered in opposition to the motion.
The court also pointed to an earlier decision in Oklahoma, where the state supreme court ruled that a similar affidavit requirement was unconstitutional and represented a monetary barrier to access to the courts.
In the affidavit, Internal Revenue Service Special Agent Robert Salisbury claims the kickbacks paid mortgage and credit card payments, enriched a retirement account and funded a golf club membership, boat storage and car purchases.
The court concluded that a party may waive the filing of a financial affidavit in a simplified proceeding under Rule 12.
Adorco said Lim promised to give Kerwin 20 kilos of shabu when they met in Thailand but in his supplemental affidavit, he said the promise was actually 50 kilos.
Lawmakers who have not signed the affidavit include National Assembly Deputy Minority Leader Robert Mbui, South Mugirango MP Sylvanus Osoro, Kitutu Chache MP Richard Onyonka and Luanda MP Christopher Omulele.
One of those errands, according to the affidavit, was collecting drug money from the other shooter involved in the case, who has not yet been identified.
You have made a serious allegation in your affidavit.
Talking to reporter, Sheikh Farooq Iqbal, President PBF, said the deadline for the clubs to submit an affidavit to the federation was June 2016 but due to Eid holidays it was extended till July.
I drafted the first affidavit, it was a clear and exact affidavit.
Kress having sex with the victim, according to the affidavit.
Lawyer Bruce Rivera turned over a more-than 30 pages of Napoles affidavit at around 3 p.