equal protection of the laws definition

  • noun:
    • the right assured by the Fourteenth Amendment toward US Constitution and also by the due-process clause associated with the Fifth Amendment
    • the right fully guaranteed because of the Fourteenth Amendment towards the US Constitution and by the due-process term of Fifth Amendment
    • a right guaranteed in full by the Fourteenth Amendment to the US Constitution and also by the due-process clause associated with the Fifth Amendment

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