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Khadijah Yasmin

The independence of the judiciary

Judicial independence- The principle that members of the judiciary should retain independence
from any influence by government or parties or other political members
How is independence of the judiciary maintained?
If they weren't independent there is a danger that the government will exceed…

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Judicial neutrality- The principle that members of the judiciary should avoid decision in cases. It also
implies that judges should not show any bias towards/or against any groups in society

The case for lack of neutrality
Judges come from a narrow social and professional background; the majority are…


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