Independence of the judiciary

Author:Arjana Llano
Position::Department of Justice, University 'Ismail Qemali', Vlore, Albania

There are many factors which influence the independence of the judiciary. In a decision making process, judges, at any rate, must be able to act independently of any direct or indirect restriction, improper influence, inducement, pressure, threatening or obstacle. The law should provide explicit punishment measures against anyone who tries to impose any of the above means upon the judges. Any... (see full summary)

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