Second Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers

In May 2018 the Office of the High Commissioner for Humans Rights released the second Report of the Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Diego García Sayán, presented to the Human Rights Council. The report focuses on the role played by judicial councils and/or other bodies independent from the legislative and executive branches of powers in ensuring the independence of the judiciary. The Special Rapporteur has considered appropriate to acknowledge the Human Rights Clinic (HRREC) its continuous support in the research and drafting of the report.

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