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affidavit

Law a declaration in writing made upon oath before a person authorized to administer oaths, esp for use as evidence in court
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The human affiants, while not bearing witness in court, clearly served as "witnesses against" the accused for purposes of implicating a right of confrontation.
With [the requirement of] two affiants that have to appear in front of a judge, you have no police on the street.
271) See Goldberg, supra note 46, at 808 (describing how courts have not quantified what counts as a reliable track record, because often courts require only a general assertion by an affiant that the informant has supplied information leading to arrests).
188) Ultimately, the Alaska standard for summary judgment is whatever the supreme court says it is--even in the case of the lying affiant and a DNA test.
To do so, many states offer model affidavits, but many of the affidavits are cumbersome to complete because the affidavit requires a single affiant, typically the property preservation agent, to attest to a battery of conditions.
It was further discovered that affiant "Kusch" was someone well known to the AA directors, but his real name was not disclosed at this time.
the residence is unknown to the affiant and cannot with reasonable
WHEREFORE, the affiant requests that this court order that this/these child(ren) be placed in the custody of the department until this/these child(ren) be placed in the custody of the department until further order of this court and that the place of such custody shall be:
Terri-Jean Bedford, the principal affiant in Canada v.
In my view, as soon as it was determined that the Service would rely on the general power to investigate set out in s 12 of the Act to request second party assistance with the interception of the communications of Canadian subjects abroad, that determination constituted facts known to the affiant which could lead the Court to find that there was no investigative necessity to issue a 30-08 warrant.
Affiant recommends 90 grains for 240- to 260-grain bullets, which made for a pleasant-to-shoot load that gave the 245-and 250-grain bullets speeds about 300 fps slower than 100 grains of 2FG or 3FG Triple Seven, but about the same as Pyrodex RS with the same bullet weights.
If a warrant were needed, all that it might contain to establish probable cause is the allegation that a credible source had told the affiant that the defendant had contraband or evidence of a crime in his home, see Aguilar v.