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Judges Oppose Bill on Reorganization of Judiciary (November 06, 2012) by George Sadek
On October 17, 2012, a number of Libyan judges announced their objection to a bill on the reorganization of the judiciary, ...
Justices Charged with Sedition (June 14, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin
Chief Justice Sir Salamo Injia of the Supreme Court of Papua New Guinea (PNG) was arrested on charges of sedition on ...
Jurisdiction: Papua New Guinea
Federal Supreme Court Confirms Powers of National Council of Justice (February 13, 2012) by Eduardo Soares
On February 8, 2012, in a very close, six-to-five decision, the Brazilian Federal Supreme Court decided to keep the rules currently ...
Military Arrests and Detains Criminal Court Judge (January 30, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin
On January 16, 2012, the Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) took the unprecedented step of arresting and detaining Abdulla Mohamed, Chief ...
Judges Evaluation Committee Operational as Part of New Judges Act (January 12, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin
Taiwan's Judicial Yuan, its highest judicial organ, announced on January 5, 2012, that the new evaluation mechanism for judges, based on ...
Law on Removal of Judges Adopted, But Dinosaur Judges Might Not Become Extinct (July 06, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin
On June 14, 2011, Taiwan's legislature adopted a controversial Judges Act (Fa-kuan fa) that creates a mechanism for removal from office ...
Constitutionality of Extension of Chief Justice's Tenure to Be Challenged (June 17, 2011) by Hanibal Goitom
Two South Africa-based rights groups are gearing up to challenge the legality of President Jacob Zuma's June 3, 2011, decision to ...
Jurisdiction: South Africa
Chief Justice Castigates Judiciary for Faults and Failings (April 26, 2011) by Krishan Nehra
In an effort to remove misconceptions about the judiciary, the Chief Justice of Pakistan, speaking at the Fourth National Judicial Conference, ...
Legislature Considers Draft Law Aimed at Improving Quality of Judges (January 19, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin
It was reported on January 6, 2011, that a draft Judges Act aimed at promoting judicial probity by providing a mechanism ...
Code of Ethics for Judges Revised (December 28, 2010) by Laney Zhang
On December 15, 2010, the Supreme People's Court (SPC) of China published on its website the revised Basic Norms of Professional ...
Reduction of Salaries Proposed for Judges (October 01, 2010) by Constance Johnson
Czech Finance Minister Miroslav Kalousek announced on September 26, 2010, that in two weeks the government will propose the lowering of ...
Jurisdiction: Czech Republic
Conference Held on Improving Judicial Performance Evaluation System (March 10, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin
The European Union, under the Financing Agreement No. 9356/UNI "EU Support to Law Enforcement against Economic and Financial Crimes," has granted ...
Jurisdiction: European Union / Nigeria
Forced Retirement of Two Judges Was Unconstitutional (October 20, 2009) by Shameema Rahman
The Prime Minister of Bangladesh ordered two district court judges into retirement on July 30, 2009. The Prime Minister's order was ...
Judges Named as Soft on Corruption (August 28, 2009) by Constance Johnson
The Indonesia Corruption Watch (ICW), a non-governmental organization established in 1998, has issued a report criticizing 221 judges from 57 district ...
Plan to Enact Law to Compel Judges to Disclose Assets (August 27, 2009) by Krishan Nehra
The Ministry of Law in India announced that the Government of India would introduce a law in the next session of ...
Judge's Recusual Required Where Campaign Contributions Create Probable Bias (June 15, 2009) by Luis Acosta
On June 8, 2009, the Supreme Court ruled that the due process clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution ...
Jurisdiction: United States
New Requirements for Judicial Appointments (December 15, 2008) by Peter Roudik
On December 2, 2008, the Congress of Russian Trial Judges held its session in Moscow. This is the highest authority in ...
Jurisdiction: Russian Federation
Ordinance to Appoint Supreme Court Judges (February 02, 2008) by Shameema Rahman
On January 29th 2008, the Advisory Council of the Bangladesh Government approved the Supreme Judicial Commission Ordinance 2008, which specifies procedures ...
Last updated: November 06, 2012