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Judicial Independence and Selection

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Creating a Just Society -- The Judicial Independence Project
http://www.lwv.org/join/judicial/
Source: League of Women Voters

This website defines what judicial independence and explains why it is important.
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Why Judicial Independence Matters
http://www.justiceatstake.org/contentViewer.asp?br
Source: Justice at Stake Campaign

This website begins with a straightforward definition of what judicial independence means as well as giving a brief history of where the idea of judicial independence comes from. It also offers four additional sources to obtain additional information about judicial independence.
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The History and Evolution of Judicial Independence
http://www.abanet.org/govaffairs/judiciary/rhistor
Source: American Bar Association

This is a wonderful website for anyone who wants to know more about judicial independence. It cites the actual language of the Constitution that provides for judicial independence as well as explaining what it means.
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