justice under the law

See: equity, justice
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In a statement the former President said that the reports were very disturbing and called for a thorough probe and investigation and bringing the culprits to justice under the law.
We couldn't just leave it up to the states to practice equal justice under the law.
Board of Education] lawyers had apparently accomplished what politicians, scholars, and others could not--an unparalleled victory that would create a nation of equal justice under the law.
s more precise avowal that Marshall "did more to establish equal justice under the law than Martin Luther King Jr.
Equal justice under the law is what moves me and animates and consumes me, and I am willing to lose my seat any day of the week rather than sell out on those issues,'' Hyde said.