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judicial review

Translation of judicial review in Spanish:

noun

(Law)
  • 1 uncountable (in US)
    recurso (masculine) de inconstitucionalidad
    Example sentences
    • The power of judicial review has allowed the Supreme Court to protect civil liberties within America.
    • The power of judicial review derives not from the Constitution, which contains no explicit reference to this authority, but from a series of cases dating back to the late 1700s.
  • 2 countable
    (control de la legalidad de una sentencia judicial o un acto administrativo)
    Example sentences
    • Two years ago, British ministers unveiled plans to allow TV cameras to film appeal court hearings and judicial reviews.
    • Ministers are drawing up plans to allow TV cameras to film appeal court hearings, judicial reviews and Lords hearings.
    • Lord Falconer said failed asylum seekers would no longer be able to appeal to the High Court or through judicial reviews.
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