Judicial integrity and dissenting court opinion

Watanabe, Taiji (2010) Judicial integrity and dissenting court opinion. Pandora's Box, 1 (2010). pp. 17-20. ISSN 1835-8624

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Abstract

The paper examines a political role of judicial decisions and descending opinions. Writing of dissenting opinions is not a universal rule. A judge may dissent but not necessary write a dissenting opinion. Dissenting opinions are distinguished from an act of dissent that a judge is in disagreement with the majority of the court, in that dissenting opinions necessitate the formulation of disagreement and presentation of reasons.


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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: 4363460. Permanent restricted access to chapter due to publisher's copyright restrictions.
Depositing User: Dr Taiji Watanabe
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2011 12:01
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2013 00:10
Uncontrolled Keywords: judicial decisions, dissenting opinions, political role
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 18 Law and Legal Studies > 1801 Law > 180119 Law and Society
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO2008): C Society > 94 Law, Politics and Community Services > 9499 Other Law, Politics and Community Services > 949999 Law, Politics and Community Services not elsewhere classified
C Society > 94 Law, Politics and Community Services > 9404 Justice and the Law > 940406 Legal Processes
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/9323

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