invalidation invalidation  /ɪn ˌvæ lə ˈdeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (law) a formal termination (of a relationship or a judicial proceeding etc)

Usage(s):

  1. Then, there was the future damage done by the invalidation of processing taxes.
  2. It came at the end: Not unanimous like the invalidation of NRA, not 5-to-4 like the validation of the gold clause resolution, but 6-to-3.
  3. Then, there was the future damage done by the invalidation of processing taxes.

News

  1. Brown: A sad day for marriage

    It was outrageous for the Supreme Court to invalidate Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act and allow the potential invalidation of California’s Proposition 8, a law passed with the support of more than 7 million voters.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. Court says gay marriage can resume in Calif.

    A federal appeals court on Friday approved the resumption of same-sex marriage in California, two days after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the invalidation of Proposition 8.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: The Bay Bulletin

  3. The Supreme Court's true defense of marriage

    The Supreme Court's true defense of marriage [...] the symbolic, legal and practical effects of their twin rulings on same-sex marriage were profound. [...] the court's invalidation of a key part of the Defense of Marriage Act will allow same-sex couples in the 12 states and District of Columbia that sanction such unions to the full federal rights and responsibilities of marriage. The high court ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Quotes

  • "The Legislature has not amended the law to permit a victim, based on a violation of the victim's rights, to seek invalidation of an otherwise legal sentence," Judge Glenn T. Harrell Jr. wrote for the unanimous court. "The victims' rights...
    on May 7, 2008 By: Glenn T. Harrell, Jr. Source: Daily Record (subscription)

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