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Judges on Trial: A Study of the Appointment and Accountability of the English Judiciary 2nd ed


ISBN13: 9781107013674
Published: October 2013
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £84.99
Paperback edition , ISBN13 9781107629370



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The second edition of Judges on Trial articulates the rules, assumptions and practices which shape the culture of independence of the English judiciary today.

Enhanced by interviews with English judges, legal scholars and professionals, it also outlines the factors that shape the modern meaning of judicial independence. The book discusses the contemporary issues of judicial governance, judicial appointments, the standards of conduct on and off the bench, the discipline and liability of judges and the relationship between judges and the media.

It is accessible to an international audience of lawyers, political scientists and judges beyond the national realm.

Subjects:
Constitutional and Administrative Law
Contents:
1. Introduction
2. Constitutional steps towards judicial independence
3. The structure and governance of the English judiciary
4. Judicial appointments
5. Standards of conduct on the bench
6. Standards of conduct in extra-judicial activities
7. Immunity, discipline and removal of judges
8. Freedom of expression and public confidence in the judiciary
9. Conclusion.

Series: Cambridge Studies in Constitutional Law

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£64.99
Dimensions of Dignity: The Theory and Practice of Modern Constitutional Law ISBN 9781107084285
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£69.99
Balancing Constitutional Rights: The Origins and Meanings of Postwar Legal Discourse ISBN 9781107622487
Published October 2015
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Reason of State: Law, Prerogative and Empire ISBN 9781107089891
Published July 2015
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The Guardian of the Constitution: Hans Kelsen and Carl Schmitt on the Limits of Constitutional Law
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Lawyering for the Rule of Law: Government Lawyers and the Rise of Judicial Power in Israel ISBN 9781107625907
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£24.99
Lawyering for the Rule of Law: Government Lawyers and the Rise of Judicial Power in Israel ISBN 9781107038998
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£64.99
Balancing Constitutional Rights: The Origins and Meanings of Postwar Legal Discourse ISBN 9781107044418
Published December 2013
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£60.00
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Proportionality and Constitutional Culture ISBN 9781107021860
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£60.00
Proportionality and Constitutional Culture ISBN 9781107605718
Published June 2013
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£24.99
The Politics of Principle: The First South African Constitutional Court, 1995-2005 ISBN 9781107619067
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£39.99
Judging Social Rights ISBN 9781107400320
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£29.99
Proportionality: Constitutional Rights and their Limitations ISBN 9781107008588
Published January 2012
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£79.99
Proportionality: Constitutional Rights and Their Limitations ISBN 9781107401198
Published January 2012
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£39.99
Parliamentary Sovereignty: Contemporary Debates ISBN 9780521140195
Published July 2010
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£30.99