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questionable

Fringe medicine
adjective A euphemism referring to a method or product with one or more of the following features:
• The underlying theory/rationale contradicts accepted scientific beliefs;
• It has no proven efficacy in well-designed studies; 
• Its use involves fraud and/or deception; 
• It is marketed illegally.
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And in mulling over the controversy and questionableness in deciding who has the No.
Both cases raise troubling issues about the international community's judgment of state and individual sovereignty as well as the questionableness of criminalizing behavior after it has occurred.
And I think that what he has to say about Lucas throughout the book indicates that he--that the questionableness of Lucas's character was involved.