sufficient cause

Definition of "sufficient cause"
  1. A reason that is considered sufficient to justify an action under legal standards
How to use "sufficient cause" in a sentence
  1. The court ruled that there was sufficient cause to proceed with the lawsuit.
  2. In their argument, the defense team failed to provide sufficient cause for the defendant's actions.
  3. The judge decided that there was not sufficient cause to issue a warrant.

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