The Judge In A Democracy

Author: Aharon Barak
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400827043
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These are the questions that one of the world's foremost judges and legal theorists, Aharon Barak, poses in this book. In fluent prose, Barak sets forth a powerful vision of the role of the judge.

Judges In Contemporary Democracy

Author: Robert Badinter
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814799264
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"The novel, Brink argues, is not about representation but the self-conscious play of language. From its inception, he suggests, the genre has been about the act of writing and self-reflection.

The Judge As Political Theorist

Author: David Robertson
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400836871
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The Judge as Political Theorist examines opinions by constitutional courts in liberal democracies to better understand the logic and nature of constitutional review.

Judge Dredd Storylines

Author: General Books LLC
Publisher: Books LLC, Wiki Series
ISBN: 9781155798639
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" The first Democracy story, "Letter From a Democrat," is co-writer Alan Grant's favourite Dredd story. All of the stories in the "Democracy" arc were written by Wagner or under his direction.

Comparative Matters

Author: Ran Hirschl
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191023892
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92 Barak, The Judge in A Democracy (n 91), 198. 93 Barak, The Judge in A
Democracy (n 91), 200. 94 Barak, The Judge in A Democracy (n 91), 197. 95
Barak, The Judge in A Democracy (n 91), 202. 96 Barak, The Judge in A
Democracy (n 91), 203. 97 Aharon Barak, endorsement of Donald Kommers and
Russell Miller, The Constitutional Jurisprudence of the Federal Republic of
Germany (3rd edn, Duke University Press, 2012). 98 Barak, The Judge in A
Democracy (n 91), 203.

The Jury And Democracy

Author: John Gastil
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199888531
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robbery trial at the Kent Regional Justice Center recalled the judge thanking him
and his fellow jurors “despite the defense pleading guilty,” thereby “eliminating
the need for a trial.” The judge said that “we had none the less done our civic duty
and we should all feel proud.” Hung juries also got a pat on the back. For
instance, a woman who took more than two weeks off from a fulltime job served
on a jury that remained hung after twelve hours of jury deliberation on a murder

Judges On Judging

Author: David M. O'Brien
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 150634030X
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Thoroughly revised and updated for this Fifth Edition, Judges on Judging offers insights into the judicial philosophies and political views of those on the bench.

Ethics And Human Rights In A Globalized World

Author: Klaus Hoffmann-Holland
Publisher: Mohr Siebeck
ISBN: 9783161499920
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The objectivity required of a judge is difficult to attain. Even when we look at
ourselves from the outside, we do so with our own eyes33. Nonetheless, my
judicial experience tells me that objectivity is possible. A judge does not operate
in a vacuum. A judge is a part of society, and society influences the judge. The
judge is influenced by the intellectual movements and the legal thinking that
prevail. A judge is always part of the people. It may be true that the judge
sometimes sits in an ...

Legitimacy And Trust In Criminal Law Policy And Justice

Author: Professor Nina Peršak
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1472426061
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However, its practical application in criminal law shows substantial differences in
the understanding of criminal law, especially as regards criminal procedure in the
member states. such differences and their accommodation (in cross-border
cooperation) through an automatic mutual recognition system could challenge
the classical role of a judge in a modern democracy, as well as his/her legitimacy
and the perception of legitimacy of his/ her decisions. an uncritical application of
mutual ...

Community Democracy And The Environment

Author: Jane A. Grant
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 0742574423
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The IDEM ruling concluded: “There is a history of repeated violations of state and
federal environmental laws among Chem Waste, its subsidiaries and their
affiliates. A reasonable inference from this pattern of conduct is that some of the
violations were knowing violations.”53 On October 13, 1997, Chemical Waste
Management announced that it was withdrawing its application for the newly
proposed Phase X from consideration before IDEM. A week later, the judge in
Marion County ...