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unconstitutional

at variance with or not permitted by a constitution
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In view of certain reports that certain Supreme Court justices, headed by Associate Justice Marvic Leonen, are maneuvering to force the unconstitutional removal of Chief Justice Sereno, may I remind these justices that any unconstitutional act they commit now, can be used as a ground for impeachment against them later on under a different administration,' Trillanes said.
The CDF Act was declared unconstitutional in 2015, but last year, the National Assembly got a reprieve after the Court of Appeal ruled that only some sections of Act are unconstitutional.
Justices Stephen Breyer and Ruth Bader Ginsberg both want to declare capital punishment unconstitutional (NCR, July 17-30).
The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday declared Malacanang's Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) unconstitutional.
Military and police personnel will be allowed to vote in elections for the first time after the Supreme Constitutional Court declared for the second time election bills submitted by the Shura Council unconstitutional.
Washington, May 6 ( ANI ): New York Police Department's surveillance of Muslims has been called unconstitutional.
Lahore -- Punjab Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif Saturday said November 3 is the black day in the history of Pakistan, as a dictator undertook an unconstitutional step in a bid to salvage his power.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Independent MP Judge Wa'il Abdul Lateef declared today that the voting for Vice-Presidency posts in one basket is unconstitutional and illegal.
A federal court declared the Texas law unconstitutional in 1966; the Supreme Court declared the Nebraska law unconstitutional in 1982.
Mr Straw, who is also Lord Chancellor, was asked on BBC1's Andrew Marr show whether it would be unconstitutional to replace Mr Brown without going to the polls.
But the Villaraigosa balloon may have been punctured by the recent decision of a Los Angeles Superior Court judge, who found the mayor's takeover of even part of the school district thoroughly unconstitutional.
Jakarta -- The Advocacy Service for Justice and Peace in Indonesia has decided to take the executions of three Indonesian Catholics to the International Criminal Court, claiming the executions were illegal and unconstitutional.