judicial system


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n judicial system the system of law courts that administer justice and constitute the judicial branch of government
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In literature:

Concerning the question of justice, it would seem, indeed, that a judicial system is hardly requisite.
"The Mafulu" by Robert W. Williamson
The position of the Lords as an appellate tribunal, however, is still a fundamental fact in the judicial system.
"The Governments of Europe" by Frederic Austin Ogg
The country-gentleman, again, was not only the legislator but a most important figure in the judicial and administrative system.
"The English Utilitarians, Volume I." by Leslie Stephen
Though incorporated in the judicial system of Christendom, the duel is scorned by the Turks, and was unknown to the Greeks and Romans.
"Flowers of Freethought" by George W. Foote
Warwick was not an itinerant justice, nor was he, so far as we know, in any way connected with the judicial system.
"A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718" by Wallace Notestein
It is not, however, necessary that the details of the judicial system should be worked out in the Constitution.
"The Irish Constitution" by Darrell Figgis
By design the judicial system legitimizes communist control and gives legal expression to party policy.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Public prosecutors have a broad range of responsibility in the judicial and penal systems.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
In 1857, our government attempted to extend its judicial system over Utah Territory.
"The Greater Republic" by Charles Morris
My publication of the poetical works of Gautier de Coincy inaugurated a judicious system and made a date.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 15" by Various
Each province has also its own judicial system.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 5" by Various
These judicial attacks were only part of a campaign which was now being waged against the whole system of Trade Unionism.
"A Short History of English Liberalism" by Walter Lyon Blease
How could Athens itself be in possession of a judicious and complete system?
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 7 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Ireland like Scotland has its separate judicial system, and many of its laws differ from those of all other parts of the British Empire.
"Marriage and Divorce Laws of the World" by Hyacinthe Ringrose
The judicial systems of all the states correspond, in many respects, with each other.
"Popular Technology, Vol. I (of 2)" by Edward Hazen
Those tribunals belong to a different judicial system from ours.
"Atrocious Judges" by John Campbell, Baron Campbell
Such a circumstance would be disreputable to the judges themselves as well as to our judicial system.
"The Life of John Marshall Volume 3 of 4" by Albert J. Beveridge
The fictitious value has usually been attained by a system of limited editions and of judicious advertising.
"Prices of Books" by Henry B. Wheatley
In the judicial system sweeping changes were introduced.
"The Early History of the Scottish Union Question" by George W. T. Omond
The profession of the law, in the modern sense of the term, was no part of the judicial system of the ancient Hebrews.
"The Trial of Jesus from a Lawyer's Standpoint, Vol. I (of II)" by Walter M. Chandler

In news:

BEIJING (AP) — A judicial official says China recognizes its system of re-educating people through manual labor is problematic and the government is working on reforms.
Magisterial District Judge Bruce F Appleton was again certified for service as a member of Pennsylvania's Unified Judicial System after successful completion recently of continuing legal education course work.
Dad calls Michigan's effort to force son to have chemo 'a mockery of our judicial system' as appeals court hears case.
President Bush questioned the fairness of Khodorkovsky's trial and expressed concern over Russia's judicial system.
KSEE 24 takes an in-depth look at our local judicial system.
Mostly Cloudy / 43° F. Former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Bernard was hired by Judicial Correction Services to give his opinion about JCS's responsibilities in the Harpersville Municipal Court system.
Initial appearance hearings for those having been arrested were draining the time and resources of the judicial system.
Magisterial District Judge Bruce F Appleton was again certified for service as a member of Pennsylvania's Unified Judicial System after successful completion recently of continuing legal education course work.
Video arraignment in courtrooms is a first for the Mississippi Judicial System.
Almost everyone blames others for what's happened to them — parents, spouse, friends, the judicial system, etc.
Resolving civil disputes through the judicial system requires, among other things, patience.
0Magistrate Sue Wilson of 96th District Court in Marquette spoke to health classes at Marquette Senior High School, explaining the inner workings of the judicial system.
Maintain existing system for filling judicial vacancies.
Those implicated in serious crimes should be prosecuted, but in a time-tested judicial system, not one built from scratch.
Judicial Rating System To Get An Electronic Boost.

In science:

The random numbers ri can be interpreted as fitness in biological evolution, or as the quality of court decisions in a judicial system with law-by-precedent .
Scaling in a simple model for surface growth in a random medium
In order to obtain a new solvable system by implementing the Darboux transformation, it is necessary to choose the auxiliary function of the transformation judiciously .
Generalization of the Darboux transformation and generalized harmonic oscillators
Even if the solutions are found, the auxiliary function should be chosen judiciously so that the transformed system could be Hermitian.
Generalization of the Darboux transformation and generalized harmonic oscillators
In particular, we judiciously exploit the similarity between supersymmetric and Bateman’s dual systems to provide a physical realization for the bosonic and fermionic fields in terms of bright and dark solitons.
On the supersymmetric nonlinear evolution equations
In the recent past one of us (BT) found that the Helmholtz solution of the inverse problem can be judiciously exploited to construct Lagrangian systems from (19), which support compacton solutions.
On the supersymmetric nonlinear evolution equations