What is judicial?

  • (adj): Decreed by or proceeding from a court of justice.
    Example: "A judicial decision"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on judicial:

Afghan Law - Judicial System
... Ad hoc rudimentary judicial systems were established based on Taliban interpretation of Islamic law ... After the fall of the Taliban, Afghanistan's judicial system was fragmented, with conflicts between such core institutions as the Ministry of Justice, Supreme Court, and attorney general’s office ... In addition, the judicial system’s infrastructure was destroyed the absence of adequate court or ministry facilities, basic office furniture, and minimal supplies ...
Constitution Of Argentina - Divisions of Government Powers - Judicial
... The Judicial Branch is formed by the Supreme Court, and lower courts throughout the country ... The Supreme Justices and all judges hold their offices as long as they are not deposed for misbehavior ...
Judicial Compensation And Benefits Commission
... The Judicial Compensation and Benefits Commission is a Canadian commission that recommends judicial salaries for federally appointed judges ... This was based in the principle of judicial independence, said to be implied by the preamble of the Constitution Act, 1867 ...
High Judicial And Prosecutorial Council
... The High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council of Bosnia and Herzegovina is a national institution responsible for many aspects of the judicial system Bosnia and Herzegovina ... and Herzegovina in and is responsible for advising other levels of government about judicial budgets and administration ...
Íslendingabók - Content - 5. Partition of Iceland Into Judicial Quadrants
... The system of ad hoc local judicial assemblies becomes unwieldy and a need is felt for standardization ... that the country should be split into judicial quadrants, each of which should contain three assemblies ...

More definitions of "judicial":

  • (adj): Relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge.
    Example: "Judicial system"
    Synonyms: juridical, juridic
  • (adj): Expressing careful judgment.
    Example: "A biography ...appreciative and yet judicial in purpose"-Tyler Dennett
    Synonyms: discriminative
  • (adj): Belonging or appropriate to the office of a judge.
    Example: "Judicial robes"

Famous quotes containing the word judicial:

    Scarcely any political question arises in the United States that is not resolved, sooner or later, into a judicial question.
    Alexis de Tocqueville (1805–1859)