Submit evidence

Submit evidence

This endpoint lets you submit evidence for a verification. The encoding for this API must be multipart/form-data. You cannot send JSON content to this API.

import requests
response =
    data={"explanation": "We use proxies to scrape pricing information from e-commerce websites."},
    headers={"Authorization": "Token "}
curl "<ID>/submit_evidence/" \
  -F "explanation=We+use+proxies+to+scrape+pricing+information+from+e-commerce+websites.&files=@evidence.jpg" \
  -H "Authorization: Token "

The above command returns JSON structured like this:

  "id": 1,
  "type": "acceptable_use_violation",
  "state": "inflow",
  "started_at": "2022-06-14T11:58:10.246406-07:00",
  "updated_at": "2022-06-14T11:58:10.246406-07:00",
  "needs_evidence": false,
  "id_verification_restores_access": False,
  "id_verification_required": False

HTTP request


URL parameters

IDThe ID of the verification object.
explanationThe explanation submitted as part of the verification.
filesList of files submitted as part of the verification.