The legitimacy crisis explains a great deal about how Calderón has behaved as president.
At issue is a section of the provisional ballot where the voter fills in the official ID verifying their legitimacy.
The United Nations has dubbed this specious argument “the legitimacy of blackmail.”
But for most of that time, governments in the region were able to engage the problem without direct threats to their legitimacy.
As far as we are concerned, they [the government] have to prove their legitimacy.
What is your opinion as to the legitimacy of the business in which he is engaged in Haiti?
Later on, too, he intervenes in France and acknowledges the legitimacy of the Republic.
He has branded the names of my parents with infamy, and destroyed every document which could prove my legitimacy.
It frightens me—raising my old nightmare of a lawsuit about the legitimacy of my child.
As a wife, she saw her rights invaded--as a mother, the legitimacy of her son questioned--and as a queen her dignity compromised.