- affiliation order,
- affiliation proceedings
Origin of affidavit
Examples from the Web for affidavit
“The defendant told me he did not want to go back so jail,” the affidavit says.
“He advised me that he did not have his license on him,” Randolph wrote in her affidavit.
“I stopped and yelled on my handheld radio for help,” the affidavit reports.
“[She] had been hemorrhaging since she arrived,” the affidavit notes.
“Beaten to the point she was almost unrecognizable by her family,” says a June 16 affidavit filed by the Oklahoma City police.
Well, that is what the affidavit says which I entered late yesterday afternoon.The Great Gold Rush|W. H. P. (William Henry Pope) Jarvis
He had drawn an affidavit setting forth what he knew about the man, particularly mentioning extenuating circumstances.Lincoln's Yarns and Stories|Alexander K. McClure
And then it turned out that General Brady only allowed forty per cent, of that affidavit.
Then he made a second affidavit, filed with a purpose to defraud the Government.
Either that or anything that she signed which purports to be her statement or affidavit or other recording.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Word Origin for affidavit
1590s, from Medieval Latin affidavit, literally "he has stated on oath," third person singular perfective of affidare "to trust," from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + fidare "to trust," from fidus "faithful," from fides "faith" (see faith). So called from being the first word of sworn statements.