Arguição de Descumprimento de Preceito Fundamental (ADPF)

substantivo próprio

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action against the violation of a constitutional fundamental right

Definitions of Arguição de Descumprimento de Preceito Fundamental (ADPF)

An action intended to prevent or cure a violation of a constitutional fundamental precept resulting from an act of the government. The ADPF is heard by the Brazilian Supreme Court (STF).