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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A militant reformer; adj. - Advocating or engaged in promoting change of a policy or law.

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  • So, Carol, we hear the term activist judge a lot lately.
  • The term activist judge refers to judges who make rulings based on what they feel the law SHOULD be.
  • You know, the term activist judge wearing its hat again with the nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court.
  • The duty of the activist is to be active. d rather see someone cross a police line than wallow in apathy. for more
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