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Formal approval, final consent to the effectiveness of a constitution, constitutional amendment or treaty.
redistribute as in seats in a legislative body.
remove an elected official from office.
the exclusive power of a President to recognize foreign states. - establish formal diplomatic relations with foreign states. (400)
a legislative measure is referred to the State's voters for final approval or rejection.
one who leaves his or her home to seek protection from war, persecution, or some other danger.
Official postponement of a sentence or pardon.
those powers that the Constitution does not grant to the National and does not at the same time, deny to the states. (92)
a measure relating to the business of either house or expressing an opinion-does not have the force of law.
discrimination against the majority group. (REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA V. BAKKE, 1978-610)
unpopular provision added to an important bill certain to pass so that it will ride through the legislative process.
RULE OF LAW:
concept that holds that government and its officers are always subject to law.
a primary in which the top two-vote getters in the first direct primary face one another.
a court order authorizing a search.
the crime of attempting to overthrow the government by force or unlawful activates.