2006 Alabama Code - Section 30-2-7 — Answer of defendant not required to be sworn; effect of answer.

The defendant is not required to verify the answer by oath, and, whether sworn to or not, it is not evidence in the case, and can have no other effect than to put in issue the allegations of the complaint.

(Code 1852, §1965; Code 1867, §2355; Code 1876, §2689; Code 1886, §2326; Code 1896, §1489; Code 1907, §3797; Code 1923, §7411; Code 1940, T. 34, §24.)

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