Inquiry into Australia’s Judicial System and the Role of Judges

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July 13, 2010

Title:
Inquiry into Australia’s Judicial System and the Role of Judges
Author(s):
Goodstone, Alexis.
Publication Date:
20 May 2009
Publication Type:
Submission
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Inquiry into Australia’s Judicial System and the Role of Judges

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PIAC’s short submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee’s Inquiry into Australia’s Judicial System and the Role of Judges raises concerns about the increasing tendency to appoint judges on a temporary basis and states that judicial tenure is central to the independence of the judiciary and both the reality and appearance of impartiality in adjudication.

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