What is a legal affidavit?

Answer According to the Cornell University Law School, a legal affidavit is "a voluntarily sworn declaration of written facts." Affidavits are generally used to present evidence in court.Swearing of Truth... Read More »

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What Makes an Affidavit Legal?

Signing an affidavit can be best described as giving written testimony. An affidavit is a sworn statement of facts that is sworn in front of a person who can administer oaths. Because they can be a... Read More »

How can an affidavit be amended such as an affidavit of paternity.?

You can only "amend" a paternity affidavit if you have a paternity test done to prove or disprove paternity... In many cases this is something that the state will do (ie of child support orders)

What is a pauper affidavit?

A Pauper's Affidavit is a legal term whereby a litigant can apply to be exempted from the Court fees and costs on the basis of being unable to pay for those costs.Variation by LocalityThe specific ... Read More »

What Is a Military Affidavit?

A military affidavit is a legal document that states a person is currently serving in the United States military. This affidavit is commonly used for protection against eviction and filing tax exem... Read More »