judicial administration

noun

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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