the power of a court to adjudicate the constitutionality of the laws of a government or the acts of a government official.
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How to use judicial review in a sentence
Ayelet Shaked, the justice minister from 2015 to 2019, worked vigorously to constrain the Supreme Court, override judicial review, and deepen the image of the judiciary as an elite cabal that tramples the will of the people.Even if the Ceasefire Holds, the Far-Right Will Dominate Israel's Future | Dahlia Scheindlin | May 21, 2021 | Time
The Irish regulator then sent a preliminary order to Facebook to suspend its data transfers and the tech giant responded by filing for a judicial review of the DPC’s processes.European Parliament amps up pressure on EU-US data flows and GDPR enforcement | Natasha Lomas | May 21, 2021 | TechCrunch
Facebook responded by filing for a judicial review and obtaining a stay on the DPC’s procedure.Facebook loses last-ditch attempt to derail DPC decision on its EU-US data flows | Natasha Lomas | May 14, 2021 | TechCrunch
Schrems, via his privacy not-for-profit noyb, filed for his own judicial review of the DPC’s proceedings.Facebook loses last-ditch attempt to derail DPC decision on its EU-US data flows | Natasha Lomas | May 14, 2021 | TechCrunch
This was in part because it had some of the strictest procedural rules in the country, including a rule that a defendant’s legal claims could be denied judicial review if their lawyer missed a filing deadline.Why It's So Significant That Virginia Looks Set To Abolish the Death Penalty | Madeleine Carlisle | February 9, 2021 | Time
This may seem to imply that judicial review no longer serves a legitimate purpose and should be abandoned.
According to the Quran, the highest political authorities are subject to judicial review.
We simply do not need judicial review to safeguard the separation of powers.After Health-Care Ruling, Time to Reconsider Supreme Court’s Power | David R. Dow | July 8, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
But more than 200 years later, the disruptive potential of judicial review remained on full display.Did Chief Justice Roberts Take a Cue From Two Centuries Ago? | Chris Geidner | June 28, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
There has always been a debate over the appropriateness of judicial review.
This decision greatly strengthened the theory of judicial review of national legislation.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia | Dorothy M. Torpey
Suspension of orders pending judicial review, still remained.Railroads: Rates and Regulations | William Z. Ripley
There could be little doubt about the necessity of judicial review of law findings of the Commission.Railroads: Rates and Regulations | William Z. Ripley
His aim has been to pass in judicial review the thoughts and imaginations of mankind concerning the destiny of the human soul.
With Smyth v. Ames the doctrine of judicial review may be regarded as fully established.Contemporary American History, 1877-1913 | Charles A. Beard
Cultural definitions for judicial review
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