Voluntary affidavit

(Law) an affidavit or oath made in an extrajudicial matter.

See also: Voluntary

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The chief justice also recalled that the voluntary affidavit earlier filed by Justice Chaudhry in favour of Justice Khan had no evidentiary value unless he was cross-examined.
He (Cho) released a voluntary affidavit implicating BI agents who helped him escape.
And any doubts about the verdict were instantly wiped out by Exhibit A, a voluntary affidavit from the local police which postulated a cause-and-effect bridge linking Neville's celebration to the post-match punch-up between gangs of rival supporters.
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