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Open Justice

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An open, independent, and impartial justice system serves as a foundation for better access to justice by fulfilling all people’s civil liberties and allowing individuals to more effectively protect their rights.

Technical specifications: Commitments that apply transparency, civic participation, and accountability to justice sector actors and institutions. This includes courts, prosecutors, police, prison systems, legal aid providers, and more.

See also: Access to Justice, Judiciary

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Open Government Partnership