judiciary judiciary  /dʒu ˈdɪ ʃi ˌɛ ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) persons who administer justice
  2. (n) the system of law courts that administer justice and constitute the judicial branch of government

News

  1. Rugby-Australia captain Horwill cited for stamping in Lions test

    BRISBANE, June 23 (Reuters) - Australia captain James Horwill has been cited for stamping during the loss to the British and Irish Lions in the first test and will face a judiciary hearing on Sunday, the Australian Rugby Union said. The 28-year-old lock was cited for allegedly stamping or trampling on Lions counterpart Alun Wyn Jones in the third minute of the match at Lang Park on Saturday. The ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Leahy: Border security measure reads 'like a Christmas wish list for Halliburton'

    The Senate Judiciary Committee chairman is panning a proposal to fast-track billions of dollars in spending on border security. Read more...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Hill

  3. House Judiciary Committee approves its first immigration bill

    WASHINGTON, June 19 (UPI) -- The U.S. House Judiciary Committee gave party-line approval to its first immigration bill, a proposal that would increase enforcement and border security.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: UPI

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Quotes

  1. Chief Justice John Roberts said in a statement Friday that Stevens "has earned the gratitude and admiration of the American people for his nearly 40 years of distinguished service to the Judiciary, including more than 34 years on the Supreme Court....
    on Apr 9, 2010 By: John Roberts Source: USA Today

  2. "I think there is too much concentration of power in the Kremlin. Everybody has doubts about the full independence of the judiciary. There are clearly questions about the independence of the electronic media and doubts about the Duma," said...
    on Oct 13, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "It's wrong for congressional leaders to make Judge Mukasey's confirmation dependent on his willingness to go on the record about details of a classified program he has not been briefed on," Bush told his audience. "If the Senate Judiciary...
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Forbes

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