unrelative

unrelative

(ʌnˈrɛlətɪv)
adj
not relating or corresponding to something
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(99) The Court will uphold the classifications set forth in the law to achieve the legitimate government purpose unless it "cannot conceive any grounds on which to justify them," (100) or the classifications are based on criteria that are "wholly unrelative to the objective of [the] statute." (101) The Supreme Court has explained that "[o]ne who assails the classification in such a law must carry the burden of showing that it does not rest upon any reasonable basis, but is essentially arbitrary." (102) The Court has also explained that equal protection "is offended only if a classification rests on grounds wholly irrelevant to the achievement of the State's objective....