affiant affiant  /ˈæ fi ənt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who makes an affidavit

Usage(s):

  • As an FBI division legal advisor for 12 years (and an FBI agent for over 21 years), I can state that an affidavit is better and will tend to be more accurate when the affiant .

News

  • Affidavit: Postal worker intercepts pot for friends

    A postal worker told police officers he intercepted packages for friends who were selling drugs, a court document states. Friday morning, Edmond Police Department officers served a search warrant at a home in the 900 block of Belle Air Avenue, according to an affidavit of probable cause released by the agency. The name of the affiant, a detective, was redacted. While the house was being secured ...
    on March 1, 2014     Source: The Edmond Sun

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