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Allegation

In law, a claim that a party to a proceeding makes and states that he/she is able to prove. For example, one may allege in a lawsuit that another party has committed fraud. If the second party is found liable for fraud, one is said to have proven one's allegation.
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The second, relating to events preceding the actual use of deadly force, alleges that policy and procedural violations leading up to the officer's use of deadly force caused the situation that ultimately justified the officer's use of deadly force.
Merle Stensgaard: Plaintiff alleges breach of contract.
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The complaint alleges that "for years" Marsh collected special payments from insurers "that were above and beyond normal sales commissions." Spitzer alleged that such "contingent commissions" were characterized as compensation for market services--but were actually "rewards for the business that Marsh and its independent brokers steered and allocated to the insurance companies."
18090 (www.sec.gov/litigation/litreleases), the SEC states: "The complaint alleges that beginning May 14, 2002, Agora, Pirate and Stansberry disseminated unsolicited e-mails to subscribers of more than 15 internet newsletters published by Agora.
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