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1. There is no such thing as 're-writing' an affidavit, if you have already filed it and submitted it to the court. Instead, what you do, is you file a Supplementary Affidavit in which you refer to the relevant passages in your original affidavit and then add the additional facts you wish to include.
2. If the time for filing affidavits have closed, then what you do, is you either seek liberty from the other side, or if they refuse, from the court, to include this Supplementary Affidavit. Be aware that you can ask for this liberty on the day of the hearing from the court itself. So, swear this Supplementary Affidavit and send it to the other side immediately. Normally, the will agree to it being filed as the matters you refer to are not hugely relevant and won't affect the outcome of the case. Even if they don't you can get liberty to file the affidavit from the court on the day of the hearing.
3. Be aware that you should not do this more than once. Include all relevant material and leave it at that.
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5. The template for this is the same as for your Grounding Affidavit in the proceedings. You simply replace the words 'Affidavit' or 'Grounding affidavit' in the heading with the words 'Supplementary Affidavit'. The rest is in the same format.
6. Firstly, you should make reference to the emails and statements you referred to in your other affidavit and then exhibit them in your Supplementary Affidavit. Make reference to the paragraph in your original affidavit in which they were referred to so it is clear what you are referring to. Secondly, you don't exhibit sound files as an exhibit to an affidavit. The correct course is to reduce these sound files to writing and exhibit the written version. Essentially, an affidavit is a written document. It does not admit sound files.
7. Firstly, you can transcribe the voice recording yourself. There is no need to employ someone else to do this. Secondly, you can refer to an exhibit in the terms of what you have set out.
8. However, you don't re-exhibit exhibits. If you have exhibited an item in the previous affidavit, then leave it at that. You can refer to it again, but you don't go exhibiting it again.
9. Finally, the form for referring to an exhibit is 'I ask this Honourable Court to have regard to a copy of the letter of Prof X upon which I have signed my initials and which is exhibited hereto as Exhibit AB6'.
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