The judiciary

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  • Created on: 08-01-16 09:24
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  • The judiciary
    • Constitutional Reform Act (2005)
    • Supreme court- removed judicial role of Lords
      • Can strike down legislation
    • Judicial appointments
      • Responsible for appointment of judges
    • Operate with independence and neutrality
      • If judges subject to external control- impartiality compromised
    • Judicial review
      • Judges review the actions of public officials to determine whether they have acted lawfully.


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