TITLE

Strengthening Judicial Ethics in China -- The New Principles and Regulation: Correspondent's Report from China

AUTHOR(S)
Wu, Richard
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Legal Ethics;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p135
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the changes in the principles and regulation in China that aims to strengthen the judicial ethics in nation. It notes that the Supreme People's Court of China promulgated a revised version of the Basic Principles of the Professional Ethics of Judges, together with a similar revised version of the Regulation on Judicial Behaviour, on December 6, 2010. It provides examples related to the changes in the principles, which outlines the general obligations that judges are to observe in discharging their duties. It also offers situations regarding the changes in the regulations, which presents detailed procedures for judges to follow in their daily administration of justice.
ACCESSION #
63192822

 

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