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He questions the constitutionality of the proposed law.
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One past Supreme Court case that the bill's backers use for support is Morrison v. Olson, a 1988 case when the justices upheld the constitutionality of a freestanding but now defunct independent counsel law.
Fulco said the defense did not challenge the constitutionality of Cabrera's charges, but said Thomas' case is still pending.
Separately, a federal judge in Oakland has cleared the way for a trial challenging the constitutionality of the bail system.
The Justice Department is questioning the constitutionality of three state laws that run counter to some federal immigration enforcement efforts; California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and other leading Democrats disagree.
The suit questions the constitutionality of ICE detainment requests.
The same day, the nonprofit Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the law, which had gone into effect immediately.
Multiple clinics appealed that ruling, and the Supreme Court will decide the constitutionality of the law before its term ends in June.
Wednesday's decision drew swift reactions from organizations on both sides of the constitutionality question.
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CONSTITUTIONALITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of constitutionality for English Language Learners
: the state of being allowed by or in agreement with a constitution : the state of being constitutional
legal Definition of constitutionality
- questioned the constitutionality of the income tax
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