nonjusticiable

adjective
non·​jus·​ti·​cia·​ble | \ˌnän-ˌjə-ˈsti-sh(ē-)ə-bəl \

Definition of nonjusticiable 

: not justiciable : not capable of being decided by legal principles or by a court of justice The judiciary has refused to adjudicate claims challenging executive action as violative of the resolution, most recently holding that a challenge by over a hundred congressmen to the armed presence in the Persian Gulf was nonjusticiable.— Jules Lobel

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1884, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nonjusticiable was in 1884

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nonjusticiable

adjective
non·​jus·​ti·​cia·​ble | \ˌnän-jə-ˈsti-shə-bəl, -ˈsti-shē-ə-\

Legal Definition of nonjusticiable 

: not appropriate or proper for judicial consideration or resolution

Other Words from nonjusticiable

nonjusticiability \ -​ˌsti-​shə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē \ noun

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