Counter affidavit

COUNTER AFFIDAVIT. An affidavit made in opposition to one already made; this is allowed in the preliminary examination of some cases.

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The Govt has filed counter affidavit before CAT and the matter is sub judice.
To oppose the application by the Moto Mabanga, the Project Manager with Pavilion Limited, Mr Robert Spence, has filed a counter affidavit on September 5, 2014.
In a counter affidavit submitted to the NBI, the arrested would-be bombers said that a certain Norberto Paranga borrowed Guerrero's car.
According to reports, the ministry, in its counter affidavit filed on April 21 in High Court had said that the government has taken steps to have a curb on the issue of recognition.
During proceedings, former army chief Aslam Beg submitted a counter affidavit on the statement of Younis Habib.
Tenants can rebut this only by "persuasive evidence," which could include a counter affidavit or an affirmation of 51 percent of complaining tenants.
The Attorney General has been given a week's time by the court to file a counter affidavit on behalf of the government and the agency on the Public Interest Litigation which has alleged that government was exerting pressure on the Special Public Prosecutor Salian to " go soft" on the accused.
9 ( ANI ): The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Government of India to file a counter affidavit by May 1 in connection with the Jat reservation issue, which has run into rough weather after the National Commission of Backward Classes (NCBC) disagreed with the former.
This [case] has no more legal procedural basis," said Arroyo's lawyer Benjamin Santos, who was with her when she filed her counter affidavit before Senior State Prosecutor Theodore Villanueva yesterday.
The single member Bench of NIRC headed by Bashir Ahmed Memon, while admitting the petition filed by NIB Employees Front of Pakistan Ltd against NIB Bank Ltd, has issued notice to the respondents for November 2, for filling their comments on main petition and counter affidavit on stay application.
At the hearing on Friday, the Odisha government sought two weeks to file a counter affidavit, following which the matter was posted for February 4.
Citing stress, threat to life and limb and absence of family life as key factors for this demand, the home ministry in a counter affidavit filed in response to a petition questioning the Centre's counter-Naxal policy, also branded Maoist ideologues as "more dangerous than the cadres of People's Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA)".