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NCJ Number: 31729 Find in a Library
Title: LEARNING TO BE A JUDGE
Journal: TRIAL  Volume:12  Issue:1  Dated:(JANUARY 1976)  Pages:16-17,22,AND 26
Author(s): S A BENNETT
Corporate Author: Association of Trial Lawyers of America
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 4
Sponsoring Agency: Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DISCUSSION OF THE COMPETENCY OF NON-LAWYER JUDGES TO ENSURE A FAIR TRIAL WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE CASE OF NORTH V RUSSELL, (1974).
Abstract: AN ANALYSIS OF THE BRIEF OF THE NORTH CASE PENDING BEFORE THE SUPREME COURT IS INCLUDED IN THE ARTICLE AS WELL AS ALTERNATIVES TO ABOLITION OF THE LAY JUDGE SYSTEM.
Index Term(s): Constitutional Rights/Civil Liberties; Judges; Law degrees; Personnel minimum standards; Reform
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