Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the by Dilip K. Das, Cliff Roberson PDF

By Dilip K. Das, Cliff Roberson

U.S. excellent courtroom justices are studied publicly, yet scant awareness is mostly paid to the judges who functionality day-by-day in different courts of the area. Trends within the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges around the Globe assembles a suite of interviews carried out by way of overseas students and researchers. It offers an insider’s standpoint of the way participants of the global judiciary deal with major felony advancements and the problems they face in legal and procedural law.

The matters of those interviews administer justice in Australia, Austria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, the Republic of Slovenia, Canada, India, and the us. Representing quite a few cultures, political environments, and fiscal structures, the interviewees each one speak about their heritage, schooling, and occupation; their judicial function; the main adjustments and demanding situations they've got skilled; and the connection among concept and perform. as well as the candid observations of the interview topic, each one bankruptcy presents a quick portrait of the nationwide judicial method and courtroom during which each one pass judgement on serves.

Continuing the paintings of the foreign Police govt Symposium (IPES) and the CRC Press sequence Interviews with international Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons, the ebook complements readers’ realizing of the judiciary and opens a discussion among students, researchers, and practitioners. it's a significant contribution to the learn and perform of judging round the world.

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Australia’s judicial system is adversarial. Judges rely on legal precedents established in case law and statutes when making decisions. Prime protections include the presumption of innocence, equality before the law, and procedural fairness. Further, the separation of powers doctrine requires the executive, legislature, and judiciary to function impartially at state, territory, and federal levels. Judges have many sentencing options to choose from to punish perpetrators of crime. Options range from incarceration, community-­ based orders, and suspended sentences.

Their interview provides insight into the judicial system of Bosnia-Herzegovina, as well as the role of the judiciary in a newly established postconflict democracy arising out of the former Yugoslav Republic. It addresses issues concerning the judiciary and war crimes. Meško Gorazd interviewed Judge Aleksander Karakaš, Criminal Judiciary Department of Maribor District Court, Slovenia. This interview provides insight into the legal and judicial system of Slovenia, another newly established democracy arising from the former Yugoslav Republic.

Committee Secretariat, 2010, p. i) Though statistics are useful in pointing to serious problems with Aboriginal offending, they do not capture the full effects of offending and incarceration on Aboriginal offenders, victims, and communities as a whole. As most offenders are males, Aboriginal women and children are left unsupported (see Bedells, 2010). Multiple explanations for Aboriginal offending abound including colonization that devastated Aboriginal culture (McRae et al. 2003, Ch. 1); destructive colonial law, policy, and practices (Cunneen, 2005, p.

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