Tag: judicial communication
Towards a New Relationship Between Courts and the Public?
—Maartje De Visser, Singapore Management University, Yong Pung How School of Law [Editor’s Note: This is one of our biweekly ICONnect columns. For more information on our 2022 columnists, see here.] To mark its 70th anniversary, the German Bundesverfassungsgericht released several new informational videos that showcase its justices explaining the court’s internal functioning and some of its landmark rulings such as that concerning the prohibition of the communist party or its recent climate change order.
The Enforcement of International Human Rights Standards on Personal Liberty and the Presumption of Innocence in Mexico: When the Supreme Court Became its Own Worst Enemy
—Mariana Velasco-Rivera, National University of Ireland Maynooth, School of Law and Criminology; Co-Editor, IACL Blog. Twitter: @marisconsin. [Editor’s Note: This is one of our ICONnect columns. For more on our 2022 columnists, see here.] In her forthcoming book, ‘Responsive Judicial Review – Democracy and Dysfunction in the Modern Age’, Rosalind Dixon puts apex courts at the front and center of the endeavor of defending and enhancing constitutional democracy.