due_process-n; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: legal rules and protocols that provide fair treatment through a normal judicial system

Commentary: DUE_PROCESS[+procedure][+legal][+assurance][+of_fairness][+through_system][+judicial]

Due process requires that the jurors have no conflict of interest in the case.
The attorney argued that his client was arrested and held without due process.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1