Judicial Review

Introduction The U.S. case Marbury v. Madison (1803) held that the power of a court to decide what is the meaning of the American Constitution was implicit in an independent judiciary. This power of judicial review in the U.S. was a unique feature of the U.S. constitutionalism well into the […]

Juvenile Court

Hierarchical Display of Juvenile court Law > Organisation of the legal system > Legal system > Ordinary court of law
Social Questions > Social affairs > Social problem > Delinquency > Juvenile delinquency
Law > Civil law > Civil law > Legal status > Legal capacity > Infancy Juvenile […]

Judicial Reform

Hierarchical Display of Judicial reform Law > Organisation of the legal system > Legal system
Politics > Politics and public safety > Institutional activity > Institutional reform Judicial reform Concept of Judicial reform See the dictionary definition of Judicial reform. Characteristics of […]

Juvenile Delinquency

Introduction This entry provides an overview of the legal framework of juvenile delinquency, with a description of the most significant features of juvenile delinquency at international level. Related Work and Conclusions Resources See Also Social Problem Crime Delinquency Juvenile […]

Jurisdiction

Criminal Procedure: Jurisdiction Introduction to Jurisdiction For a criminal conviction to be valid, both the sovereign power (the state or federal government) and the specific court that tries the accused must have jurisdiction (authority) over the crime charged. Jurisdiction refers to a […]

Jute

Hierarchical Display of Jute Agri-Foodstuffs > Plant product > Textile plant
Concept of Jute See the dictionary definition of Jute. Characteristics of Jute [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Jute Spanish: Yute French: Jute German: Jute Italian: Iuta Portuguese: Juta Polish: […]

Judicial Cooperation

In relation to Inter-American Treaties, Conventions and Agreements adopted within the framework of the OAS The Organization of American States (a list of Members of the Organization of American States is here) adopted the following international instruments regarding Judicial Cooperation, […]

Judaism

Judaism Judaism in Babylonia The Jews themselves were during this period engaged in building up a system of isolation on their own side, but they treated Roman law with greater hospitality than it meted out to them. The Talmud shows the influence of that law in many points, and may justly be […]

Judicial Power

The Legal History of Judicial Power This section provides an overview of Judicial Power Resources See Also JudiCiary Acts Resources See Also Legal Biography Legal Traditions Historical Laws History of Law Further Reading Judicial Power in the Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal […]

Judicial Cooperation in Civil Matters in the EU

Hierarchical Display of Judicial cooperation in civil matters in the EU European Union > European construction > EU relations > European Union > Area of freedom, security and justice
European Union > European construction > EU relations > Deepening of the European Union > EU activity > EU […]

Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters in the EU

Hierarchical Display of Judicial cooperation in criminal matters in the EU European Union > European construction > European Union > Area of freedom, security and justice
Law > Justice > Legal action > Criminal proceedings
European Union > European Union law > Intergovernmental legal […]

Jus Cogens

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on jus cogens explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "jus cogens" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]

June Human Rights Council Resolution

June Human Rights Council Resolution in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): On June 17, 2011, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution on "Human rights, sexual orientation and […]

Judicial Review of Legislation

IC Golak Nath and Others Case (India) In relation to the ic golak nath and others case (india) and constitutional law, Arghya Sengupta[1] made the following observation: IC Golak Nath and Others v State of Punjab and Another (1967) (India) (' Golak Nath ') is widely recognized as […]

Junior

Resources See Also As to junior Barrister Counsel Creditor Judgment Partner Security Writ

Julius Stone

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on julius stone explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "stone, julius" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]

Jus Voluntarium

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on jus voluntarium explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "jus voluntarium" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law […]

Jus Dispositivum

A law or rule 'capable of being modified by contrary consensual engagements' (Schwarzenberger, International Law and Order (1971), 5), thus to be contrasted with jus cogens. Resources Further Reading The entry "jus dispositivum" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic […]

Jus Ad Bellum

Jus ad Bellum Embracing mainstream international law, this section on jus ad bellum explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "jus ad bellum" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law […]

Juvenile Laws

Introduction This entry provides an overview of the legal framework of juvenile laws, with a description of the most significant features of juvenile laws at international level. Related Work and Conclusions Resources See Also References (Papers) Keynote Address: Can A Sign Or Occult Finding […]