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What does the word qualification mean here?

From the United States Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action:

https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/22pdf/20-1199_l6gn.pdf (page 210 second paragraph)

"JUSTICE SOTOMAYOR has persuasively established that nothing in the Constitution or Title VI prohibits institutions from taking race into account to ensure the racial diversity of admits in higher education. I join her opinion without qualification."

What does the word qualification mean? From the context I'm guessing objection,but this doesn't seem to be a dictionary meaning of this word. Or is there a specific legal meaning here? Thanks a lot!
Original post by rchristenk
From the United States Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action:

https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/22pdf/20-1199_l6gn.pdf (page 210 second paragraph)

"JUSTICE SOTOMAYOR has persuasively established that nothing in the Constitution or Title VI prohibits institutions from taking race into account to ensure the racial diversity of admits in higher education. I join her opinion without qualification."

What does the word qualification mean? From the context I'm guessing objection,but this doesn't seem to be a dictionary meaning of this word. Or is there a specific legal meaning here? Thanks a lot!


Essentially yes, either 'completely' or 'without need for anything to detract from what has been said'.

https://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english/without-qualification

https://www.thesaurus.com/browse/without%20qualification

'Qualification' in this sense is referring to:

"A detail or explanation that you add to a statement to make it less strong or less general."

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