- 1 1.1 (patíbulo) gallows (pl) lo condenaron a la horca he was sentenced to hang, he was condemned to the gallows pasar (por) las horcas caudinas, tendrán que pasar por las horcas caudinas del referéndum the referendum will be a stern test for them fue pasar las horcas caudinas tener que pedírselo it was a terrible ordeal having to ask him for it 1.2 (juego) la horca hangman
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The Spanish constitutional court (Tribunal Constitucional) is made up of twelve members. It decides all matters relating to constitutional legislation, including common law, international treaties, and regional statutes. There is no appeal against its decisions, and all other constitutional bodies are subject to its control.