constitutionally constitutionally  /ˌkɑn stə ˈtu ʃə nə li/


  • (adv) according to the constitution


  • Kansas should drop onerous ‘proof of citizenship’ law

    The right to vote is constitutionally protected for all Americans. The Supreme Court has now said states cannot dilute that right with onerous restrictions. The Kansas Legislature should do the right thing and rescind its unfair law which will inevitably disenfranchise U.S. citizens.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Kansas City Star


  1. Haig answered the reporter: "Constitutionally gentlemen, you have the president, the vice president and the secretary of state, in that order, and should the president decide he wants to transfer the helm to the vice president, he will do so. As for...
    on Feb 20, 2010 By: Alexander Haig Source: CBS News

  2. "There are many medical or fiscal barriers that could be placed upon a woman in order to prevent her from following through on her constitutionally protected decision to end a pregnancy. However, such measures do not change hearts, which is the only...
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Charlie Crist Source: CNN Political Ticker (blog)

  3. "What's constitutionally required one day is constitutionally prohibited the next day? That's very odd," Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said, sentiments shared by her three liberal colleagues.
    on Dec 4, 2006 By: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Source: Washington Post

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