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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.
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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 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.
The judge in his affidavit says he did not even know he had been appointed," said Akbar.
The court said: "You have contradicted yourself in the affidavit. At one place, you admit your statement but on the other, you deny saying it.
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Zavala was pronounced dead at the scene; Villagomez died a short time later, according to the affidavit. Velasco's passenger sustained a broken clavicle in the crash, which overturned the 2012 Honda.
The election official noticed the problem with Frederickson's tax affidavit five days before the end of the filing period, but did not contact him or the district's legal counsel, according to the opinion.
On August 26 last year, the governor gave the commission seven days to make public findings on the probe of the affidavit.
"Based upon the undisputed facts before the Court, the Court finds that Attorney Castor filed the initial petition and Woodford affidavit, at best, without conducting a reasonable inquiry into the facts.
The motion regarding Lo's affidavit came almost a month later.
The court concluded that the Second Affidavit had fully disclosed the information necessary to assess CW's credibility, but also held that it failed to establish probable cause as to the truck because there was no nexus between that location and the evidence to be seized from it.
The court has also summoned Shoaib Sheikh with an affidavit. 'He sells degrees.