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  • 1 judicial decree — index mandate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 judicial decree — See decree …

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  • 3 bestow by judicial decree — index award Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 decree — de·cree /di krē/ n [Old French decré, from Latin decretum, from neuter of decretus, past participle of decernere to decide] 1: an order having the force of law by judicial decree 2: a judicial decision esp. in an equity or probate court; broadly …

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  • 5 judicial separation — noun a judicial decree regulating the rights and responsibilities of a married couple living apart • Syn: ↑legal separation • Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence • Hypernyms: ↑decree, ↑edict, ↑fiat, ↑ …

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  • 6 judicial separation — n. separation of husband and wife which is recognized by a court of law; judicial decree that regulates the rights and responsibilities of a married couple who is separated and lives apart …

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  • 7 Judicial activism — is a pejorative term for the misuse of judicial power and is a neologism for the older classical term board judicial review . The most common connotation is subjective, in which the speaker condemns judicial decisions that, in the view of the… …

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  • 8 Decree — • In a general sense, an order or law made by a superior authority for the direction of others. In ecclesiastical use it has various meanings. Any papal Bull, Brief, or Motu Proprio is a decree inasmuch as these documents are legislative acts of… …

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  • 9 Decree Law 25418 — is a highly controversial Peruvian law decreed in April 1992 by then President Alberto Fujimori. The decree essentially provided the legal trappings for the coup d état of April 15, 1992. The decree renamed the government, dissolved the Congress …

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  • 10 decree by judicial authority — index conclude (decide), determine Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 11 judicial determination — I noun action, award, court resolution, courts finding, declaration, decree, decretal, findings of fact and conclusions of law, holding, opinion judgment, judicial fiat, judicial pronouncement, order, order of the court, pronouncement, ruling,… …

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  • 12 judicial assertion — index dictum, judgment (formal court decree) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 13 judicial decision — index adjudication, award, decree, holding (ruling of a court) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 14 judicial order — decree issued by a court of law …

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  • 15 decree — The judgment of a court of equity or chancery, answering for most purposes to the judgment of a court of law. A decree in equity is a sentence or order of the court, pronounced on hearing and understanding all the points in issue, and determining …

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  • 16 decree — The judgment of a court of equity or chancery, answering for most purposes to the judgment of a court of law. A decree in equity is a sentence or order of the court, pronounced on hearing and understanding all the points in issue, and determining …

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  • 17 Judicial functions of the House of Lords — This article is part of the series: Courts of England and Wales Law of England and Wales …

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  • 18 judicial act — An act which involves exercise of discretion or judgment. It is also defined as an act by court or magistrate touching rights of parties or property brought before it or him by voluntary appearance, or by prior action of ministerial officers. An… …

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  • 19 judicial act — An act which involves exercise of discretion or judgment. It is also defined as an act by court or magistrate touching rights of parties or property brought before it or him by voluntary appearance, or by prior action of ministerial officers. An… …

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  • 20 decree — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French decré, from Latin decretum, from neuter of decretus, past participle of decernere to decide, from de + cernere to sift, decide more at certain Date: 14th century 1. an order usually having the… …

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