Attestation

Definition

Testimony or confirmation that something is true, genuine, or authentic. An attestation is frequently in writing. For example, a witness attests a will by signing it; his or her signature may confirm, inter alia, that he or she witnessed the testator sign the will.

Illustrative caselaw

See, e.g. Keely v. Moore, 196 U.S. 38 (1904).

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