Translation of habeas corpus in Spanish:

habeas corpus

hábeas corpus, n.

Pronunciation /ˌheɪbɪəs ˈkɔːpəs//ˌheɪbiəs ˈkɔrpəs/


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    hábeas corpus masculine
    to apply for habeas corpus presentar un recurso de hábeas corpus
    • Because we know that the writ of habeas corpus provides one of the most significant protections of human freedom against arbitrary government action ever created.
    • The principle of habeas corpus is a demand that free people make toward state power.
    • How do the basic values of the writ of habeas corpus compare to those of the Bill of Rights generally?
    • When we use habeas corpus, we protect the safety of both our physical selves and our moral selves.
    • And there are no territorial limits to the reach of habeas corpus articulated in the text.

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    • Un writ of habeas corpus es un mandato judicial mediante el cual toda persona detenida debe ser puesta a disposición de un tribunal a fin de obtener su libertad inmediata si se decide que ha sido detenida ilegalmente.