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legality

noun accordance with law, allowableness, authorization, conformity to law, conformity with the law, constitutionality, lawfulness, legalism, legitimacy, permissibleness, rightfulness, sanction, validity
Associated concepts: legality of consideration, legality of contract, legality of obligation, legality of purpose
See also: admissibility, legitimacy, permission, sanction, validity
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She said: "It was interesting that out of probably only two lawyers who would have argued for the legality of going to war, one of those was the person to whom the Attorney General turned.
Clare Short who yesterday questioned the advice over the legality of the Iraq war
Contrary to the pessimistic conclusions that Kaplan reaches, globalization opens up a first-class opportunity for the democratic countries of the world-and especially for the advanced democracies of America and Europe-to expand tolerance, pluralism, legality, and liberty.
Apart from the legality of the checkpoint seizure, the court of appeals in Maxwell briefly considered the question of whether individuals simply denied access to high crime areas would have legitimate claims under the Fourth Amendment for unreasonable seizures.
Si, Director of Forest Product Processing and Marketing Development at the Indonesian Ministry of Forestry, stated: "As the national timber legality standard, SVLK provides assurance to global markets that all Indonesian wood-based products are traceable to legal points of origin.
The COA said the legality of the agreement with the University of Makati Educational Foundation Inc.
Any steps inconsistent with international legality would impede any effort to achieve any settlement in the region and create negative and harmful climates," Abu Rudeineh added.
Malacanang remained unfazed even after another petition questioning the legality of the martial law extension in Mindanao was filed before the Supreme Court (SC).
The Institute for Social Accountability and the Centre for Democracy and Good Governance, which had earlier challenged the legality of the fund, have filed an appeal against the judgement of the Court of Appeal that preserved some sections of the CDF Act, 2013.
In particular, they will verify information on the legality and regularity of EU spending provided by the European Commission, their auditee, while making better use of the work of audit authorities in Member States.
The US decision is contrary to international legality," he was quoted as saying by Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal.
BAGHDAD / NINA / The secretary-general of the League of the Righteous (Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq), Qais al-Khazali, said " the parliament's vote to reject the Turkish presence in Ba'shiqah base, gives the popular mobilization and the security forces the legality to confront it, pointing to the importance of this refusal.