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JURAT Practice

JURAT Practice. That part of an affidavit where the officer certifies that the same was "sworn" before him. the same was "sworn" before him. 2. The jurat is usually in the following form, namely "Sworn and 2. The jurat is usually in the following form, namely "Sworn and subscribed before me, on the \_\_\_\_ day of \_\_\_\_\_\_\_, 1842, J. P. justice of the subscribed before me, on the \_\_\_\_ day of \_\_\_\_\_\_\_, 1842, J. P. justice of the peace." peace." 3. In some cases it has been holden that it was essential that the 3. In some cases it has been holden that it was essential that the officer should sign the jurat, and that it should contain his addition and officer should sign the jurat, and that it should contain his addition and official description. 3 Caines, 128. But see 6 Wend. 543; 12 Wend. 223; 2 official description. 3 Caines, 128. But see 6 Wend. 543; 12 Wend. 223; 2 Cowen. 552 2 Wend. 283; 2 John. 479; Harr. Dig. h.t.; Am. Eq. Dig. Cowen. 552 2 Wend. 283; 2 John. 479; Harr. Dig. h.t.; Am. Eq. Dig.




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