extrajudicial

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adjective ex·tra·ju·di·cial \-jü-ˈdi-shəl\

Definition of extrajudicial

  1. 1 a :  not forming a valid part of regular legal proceedings <an extrajudicial investigation> b :  delivered without legal authority :  private 2a(2) <the judge's extrajudicial statements>

  2. 2 :  done in contravention of due process of law <an extrajudicial execution>

extrajudicially

play \-ˈdish-lē, -ˈdi-shə-\ adverb

1630

First Known Use of extrajudicial

1630


Law Dictionary

extrajudicial

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adjective ex·tra·ju·di·cial \ˌek-strə-ju̇-ˈdi-shəl\

Legal Definition of extrajudicial

  1. 1 :  not involving, occurring in, or forming part of a legal proceeding <a creditor's extrajudicial repossession of property> <an extrajudicial investigation>; especially :  out-of-court <an extrajudicial identification>

  2. 2 :  stemming from something outside of a court proceeding <a judge disqualified for bias that is extrajudicial and not derived from the evidence presented>

  3. 3 :  occurring or arising outside of the course of judicial duties <a judge's extrajudicial conduct>

extrajudicially

adverb

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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of extrajudicial


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