Why are Independent Judges Important for the Rule of Law?

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Skills You'll Learn

Legal Terminology, Participatory Politics, Legal Analysis, Common Law, Civic Engagement


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Aug 31, 2020

The content of the course is extremely interesting and while the readings can be a bit lengthy sometimes, it is strongly recommended


May 11, 2020

This course is a well designed one. It provides us a good comprehensive guide on Citizenship and the Rule of Law.

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Judges: Independence, Tenure and Appointment
Welcome to the second week of the course. Week 2 will focus on processes for the selection and appointment of judges, the importance of public confidence in the judiciary and the role that judges play in securing the Rule of Law.

Taught By

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    Alison Wakefield

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    Michael Abiodun Olatokun

    Research Fellow in Citizenship and The Rule of Law; Head of Public and Youth Engagement

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