judicial administration


Definition of judicial administration

1 : the dispensing of justice according to law especially through the functioning of a system of courts the people … see the processes of judicial administration at close range in thousands of local courts— E. F. Johnson
2 : the management of the internal affairs of a system of courts effective judicial administration requires the establishment of businesslike methods— F. M. Vinson

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“Judicial administration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/judicial%20administration. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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