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swear (something) out against (one)

To file a legal complaint, affidavit, or warrant alleging or supporting a claim that one has committed some crime. I know that he is breaking the law, but I'm too nervous to go to the police station and swear an affidavit out against him. The woman swore a complaint out against her ex-husband, claiming that he had violated the terms of his restraining order. The police swore a warrant out against the CFO after evidence of his embezzlement emerged.
See also: out, swear

swear out (something) against (one)

To file a legal complaint, affidavit, or warrant alleging or supporting a claim that one has committed some crime. I know that he is breaking the law, but I'm too nervous to go to the police station and swear out an affidavit against him. The woman swore out a complaint against her ex-husband, claiming that he had violated the terms of his restraining order. The police swore out a warrant against the CFO after evidence of his embezzlement emerged.
See also: out, swear

take (something) out against (one)

To file a legal complaint, affidavit, or warrant alleging or supporting a claim that one has committed some crime. I know that he is breaking the law, but I'm too nervous to go to the police station and take an affidavit out against him. The woman took a complaint out against her ex-husband, claiming that he had violated the terms of his restraining order. The police took a warrant out against the CFO after evidence of his embezzlement emerged.
See also: out, take

take out (something) against (one)

To file a legal complaint, affidavit, or warrant alleging or supporting a claim that one has committed some crime. I know that he is breaking the law, but I'm too nervous to go to the police station and take out an affidavit against him. The woman took out a complaint against her ex-husband, claiming that he had violated the terms of his restraining order. The police took out a warrant against the CFO after evidence of his embezzlement emerged.
See also: out, take
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22, 2000) (finding improper the submission of affidavit for first time with reply memorandum); Andrews v.
The Arkansas Supreme Court has ruled that a state law requiring medical malpractice plaintiffs to file affidavits supporting the validity of their claims is unconstitutional.
"The affidavit names Nawaz Sharif, who was out on bail at the time, saying he met the judge in Raiwind," said Akbar.
But in the affidavit he said: I didn't read or analyse the order when I made this comment.
They said that the date mentioned on the nomination paper was not similar to the day when the affidavit was filed (April 23), we organised a proper hearing and called both parties at 3 pm, both the parties appeared before us, clarifications were given and the issue was resolved," said Mahesh.
A witness helped Velasco out of the overturned car, unbuckling his seat belt to get him loose, the affidavit read.
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Waiguru said the EACC summoned a number of people mentioned in the affidavit to record their statements but there was no outcome.
'The instant motion to admit the supporting affidavit of Dr.
Haas now moves to suppress evidence based on the sufficiency of the First Affidavit and search of the Jetta.
The prosecution in the affidavit had objected to the bail application, claiming the Melaye might jump bail if he was eventually granted.
At the inception of hearing Omar Ijaz Gillani advocate appeared on behalf of the petitioner in the court and on the other side deputy commissioner Islamabad Capt (Retd) Mushtaq filed affidavit.
One of the shooters, an admitted cocaine dealer and addict, was trying to collect from another person on a drug-deal debt, and a dispute over the payment prompted the exchange of gunfire, according to the affidavit.
But the Supreme Court on Monday pulled up the AAP government for not filing the fresh affidavit demanded two days ago by the court in which it had sought the names of the non- cooperating officials.
The arrest warrant affidavit, written by Connecticut State Police Detective Daniel Bavosi, states that "Victim 1'' told him Mr.