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    • Shmuel
    • 23.06.10 | 12:40 (IDT)

    Members of the court are chosen by a select "royal" group of fellow judges, with no accountability to the people. Unacceptable in a democracy. Look at the US: the President nominates a judge, and the Senate confirms him. Local judges are ELECTED. This court gets no respect because it deserves none.

    from the article: The causes of distrust
    First published 01:32 23.06.10 | Last updated 01:32 23.06.10
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