NONCONSTITUTIONAL

NONCONSTITUTIONAL

nonconstitutional, adj. Of or relating to some legal basis or principle other than those of the U.S. Constitution or a state constitution (the appellate court refused ¡ª on nonconstitutional procedural grounds ¡ª to hear the defendant’s argument about cruel and unusual punishment). Cf. UNCONSTITUTIONAL.
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