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Affidavit

Affidavit in the law of the United States

Affidavit: Related U.S. Resources

See Also

Discovery (in the U.S. Legal Encyclopedia) Warrant (in the U.S. Legal Encyclopedia).

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.

Resources

See Also

  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • Police Officer
  • Law Enforcement Agency

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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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