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judiciary

1. the branch of the central authority in a state concerned with the administration of justice
2. the system of courts in a country
3. the judges collectively; bench
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Courts, the institutions of the judicial branch, define and protect the legal rights of individuals, both natural and corporate.
The State of Connecticut Judicial Branch, Office of Purchasing Services, is requesting quotations to provide wireless duress alarm systems for its Courthouses, statewide, on an as-needed basis.
He said that the judicial branch is a flexible institution that can be developed according to the variable circumstances take place in Bahraini society.
Recalling his legislative service, Seiler called on the Bar to continue being advocates for the judicial branch and for full funding for the courts.
Trust in the judicial branch, though still high compared with the other branches, is now the lowest Gallup has measured by one point.
This is due to the fact that existing problems of judicial branch of power directly and indirectly affect all spheres of social life," said Atambaev.
Last-resort pleas from the judicial branch to the executive and legislative branches for loans have happened twice this year.
The Interim President voiced consideration for the work carried out by the Tunisian judicial branch to "establish justice and grant those subject to trial their full rights, which represents a key factor for society's stability.
Summary: During the handover ceremony at the Justice Ministry, the newly appointed justice minister, Shakib Qortbawi, promised not to engage in vengeful acts and to address the needs of the judicial branch.
In June, the Legislature required the judicial branch to find another $1 million in savings.
A World Bank loan is for Judicial Branch Modernization Part of the funds are for Phase II of Procurement of Computer Equipment, Printers and Software.

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