Rule of Law

Supreme Court of Pakistan

A Global Judicial News Report: April 2022

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Judicature International | 2021-2022

PICTURED ABOVE: EXTERIOR OF THE SUPREME COURT OF PAKISTAN (GETTY IMAGES SIGNATURE) Hong Kong Two Justices of the United Kingdom have withdrawn from Hong Kong’s final court of appeal, citing […]

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Walking Back Human Rights in Europe?

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Judicature International | 2021-2022

A new study examines minority opinions of the European Court of Human Rights to better understand the court’s trajectory on human rights protections. This summary is excerpted from the introduction […]

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A Global Judicial News Report: February 2022

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Judicature International | 2021-2022

Afghanistan Afghan women judges continue to face evacuation challenges New reports on the Afghanistan crisis — the topic of a roundtable discussion in last month’s edition — further detail the […]

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A Global Judicial News Report: December 2021

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Judicature International | 2021-2022

Poland Polish lawyers use romcoms to promote judicial independence In 2017, four Polish lawyers were brainstorming ways to convince the public sector that an independent Polish judiciary was important, not […]

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A Global Judicial News Report: November 2021

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Judicature International | 2021-2022

Venezuela Judicial independence threatened A report by the United Nation’s Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has raised concerns about judicial independence in the country. The […]

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Honoring the 2020 & 2021 Recipients of the Bolch Prize

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Summer 2021 | Volume 105 Number 2

The Bolch Judicial Institute at Duke Law School honored the 2020 and 2021 recipients of the Bolch Prize for the Rule of Law during a virtual program hosted by PBS […]

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Judicial Independence: Threats Foreign and Domestic

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Summer 2021 | Volume 105 Number 2

Judicial Independence has so long been a pillar of American government that perhaps it was at one time taken for granted. The idea that politicians would intimidate judges, that judges […]

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Winter 2016 | Volume 100 Number 4

— Features — REVISED GUIDELINES & PRACTICES FOR IMPLEMENTING THE 2015 DISCOVERY AMENDMENTS TO ACHIEVE PROPORTIONALITY Duke Law Center for Judicial Studies HOW TWO NEW RULES FOR SELF-AUTHENTICATION WILL SAVE […]

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Spring 2021 | Volume 105 Number 1

— Features — 2020 ELECTION LITIGATION: THE COURTS HELD David F. Levi, Amelia Ashton Thorn & John Macy THE FUTURE OF THE U.S. PRESIDENCY David Kennedy, Daphna Renan, Terry Moe, […]

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Retired Mass. Chief Justice Margaret H. Marshall to Receive 2021 Bolch Prize for the Rule of Law

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Spring 2021 | Volume 105 Number 1

Margaret H. Marshall — former chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court and a lifelong advocate for a more transparent, efficient, and accountable judiciary — will receive the 2021 […]

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