- For legal cause, e.g. the challenge of a juror on voir dire for want of the qualifications prescribed by law, 31 Am J Rev ed Jur § 147, or the removal of a public officer upon a ground of removal provided by constitution or statute. State ex rel. Nagle v Sullivan, 98 Mont 425, 40 P2d 995, 99 ALR 321.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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