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Affidavit in the law of the United States
Affidavit: Related U.S. Resources
- Affidavit in the American Law Encyclopedia
- Civil Judicial Process Keywords in the U.S. Legal Corpus
- Civil Process Topics in the United States Legal Dictionary
Affidavit in Law Enforcement
Main Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of affidavit.
- Law Enforcement Officer
- Police Officer
- Law Enforcement Agency
- affidavit in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement (Oxford University Press)
- affidavit in the Encyclopedia of Law Enforcement
- A Treatise on the Police of the Metropolis
English Legal System: Affidavit
In the context of the English law, A Dictionary of Law provides the following legal concept of Affidavit :
A sworn written statement used mainly to support certain applications and, in some circumstances, as evidence in court proceedings. The person who makes the affidavit must swear or *affirm that the contents are true before a person authorized to take oaths in respect of the particular kind of affidavit.
See also argumentative affidavit.
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