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Judicial discretion and itsexercise

Hodson, Francis Lord Charlton Hodson Baron.

Judicial discretion and itsexercise

being the presidential address of the Rt Hon Lord Hodson.

by Hodson, Francis Lord Charlton Hodson Baron.

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Published by Holdsworth Club in Birmingham .
Written in English


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SeriesPresidential addresses / Holdsworth Club -- 1961-62
ContributionsHoldsworth Club.
The Physical Object
Pagination24p.,26cm
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19155930M

  Judicial discretion is the power of the judiciary to make some legal decisions according to their discretion. Under the doctrine of the separation of powers, the ability of judges to exercise. Sentencing Guidelines and Judicial Discretion: Evolution of the Duty of Courts to Comply in England and Wales Julian V. Roberts * * Centre of Criminology, University of Oxford, Manor Road Building, Manor Road, Oxford OX1 3UQ, UK; [email protected] by:

Chapter I: English Rules Regarding Abuse of Administrative Discretion English Law expounded upon the theory of judicial review of administrative discretion. It was believed that the rule of law was sacrosanct and vesting unfettered power of discretion in the administrative authority amounted to an affront against it. decries discretion as the rule of tyranny and would limit it in every possible way. A distinction is drawn between discretion in the ordinary sense and judicial discretion, which is said to be "legal" or regulated by rule. Marshall and Mansfield are in this imposing array of authority.' On the other hand there are pronouncements not to be.

JUDICIAL DISCRETION & SENTENCING OUTCOMES: Incorporating Data from the Courtroom ABSTRACT Andrew Wiseman Michael Connelly, Ph.D. June This document is a research report submitted to the U.S. Department of Size: 1MB.   Judicial discretion plays a major role in today’s society as far as the sentencing process. Without judicial discretion the court system would not be together as well as it is today. The essence of monocracy, the rule of law, is limitation of the discretion of officials, and providing a process by which errors or abuse of discretion can be.


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