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(law) a formal accusation against somebody (often in a court of law)

statements affirming or denying certain matters of fact that you are prepared to prove

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But the charity said: "If an allegation is made, it must be investigated.
always realise the consequences for them and for their foster family when they make false allegations." The Fostering Network, a charity which works with foster families, says the fact many looked-after children have experienced abuse and neglect can put carers at risk of facing unfounded allegations.
'The people who make allegations against me knowingly or unknowingly safeguard the real terrorists' said Minister of Industry and Commerce Resettlement of Protracted Displaced Persons, Cooperative Development, Skills Development & Vocational Training Rishad Bathiudeen addressing the Parliament on the evening of 10 May.
'On 28 March, the EU received a set of documents concerning the more specific allegations by the Government.
Commenting on the same, Emraan Hashmi stated that it's just an allegation and till the time it is proved correct, he thinks it would not be right to comment on the matter.
A statement by Preckwinkle, who is expected to formally announce her run for Chicago mayor, did not give the nature of the allegation involving John Keller.
On average, it took Northumbria Police 141 working days to locally investigate an allegation, compared with 173 nationally.
The minister's office, in a statement, denied that Liew had said that Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's allegation over Ahmad Zahid's assets made before the 14th General Election (GE14) was false.
Rawalpindi -- The District Bar Association Rawalpindi on Monday strongly condemned Islamabad High Court (IHC) Senior Judge Justice Shaukat Siddiqui's allegations against Pakistan Army and higher judiciary.
It said that the allegation leveled in a press conference were false, misleading and highly defamatory and condemnable and was not expected from a leader of a political party like PTI.
"While neither investigation conclusively confirmed the initial allegation, which referenced events two decades ago, the investigators found the allegation to have credibility," the letter said.
He denies the allegation, saying in a statement that he has "never been a predator -- ever." Tambor said this week he doesn't see how he can return to the Amazon series.
Spacey has made no public comment about the allegation from Cavazos or about any alleged misconduct related to the Old Vic, where he was artistic director from 2004 to 2015.
"There is a danger of any allegation without details of what they are floating in a vacuum, and then people can look to fill that vacuum with speculation.
The new allegations come amid a heated discussion in the state about the bribery allegation against Finance Minister K.M.