nonacquiescence

noun
non·​ac·​qui·​es·​cence | \ˌnän-ˌa-kwē-ˈes-ᵊns\

Legal Definition of nonacquiescence 

: an administrative agency's disagreement with and refusal to follow judicial precedent in cases before the agency to which the precedent applies

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