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 adjournment followed a request by counsel to the former first lady, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), who had asked the court for time to respond to the counter affidavit filed by the anti-graft agency.
I was not at the alleged place of incident during the alleged final stages of the initiation of Atio, specifically when the late Atio Castillo was allegedly paddled and subsequently died,' Bose said in his 26-page counter affidavit.
NC leader Devendre Rana said that his party also hopes that the Centre, acting on the statement of its Home Minister, directs the Attorney General to file a counter affidavit to safeguard Article 35-A in the Supreme Court.
According to the camp of David, Poe is being ordered to submit her counter affidavit and to attend the hearing on November 3.
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.
This was stated in a counter affidavit to Devananda's petition seeking exemption from personal appearance before the additional sessions court which had issued non-bailable warrants against him in connection with the 1986 murder of a city resident.
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.
So that time, I did not file my counter affidavit due to the fact that they would add a supplemental complaint.
Summary: Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sept 11 (ANI): Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday hailed Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's remark on Article 35-A and urged the Centre to file a counter affidavit in the Supreme Court in the connection.
In his four-page counter affidavit submitted to Assistant City Prosecutor Ramoncito Ocampo, dismissed INC minister Isaias Samson Jr.
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.