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Appointing the Judges

Clive Anderson presents the series analysing the legal issues of the day.

4/4. Appointing the Judges

A new Judicial Appointments Commission was set up a year ago to choose the next generation of judges in England and Wales.This independent body is looking for candidates from outside the traditional white middle-class gene pool, but is committed to appointing purely on merit. Why do we need a new selection process and is anything changing?

[Rpt of Wed 8.00pm].

45 minutes

Last on

Sat 9 Jun 2007 22:15