Explain the doctrine of independence of judiciary
Independence of the judiciary
The principle of independence of the judiciary is an integral part of the doctrine of separation of powers. It means that:
- There should be a distinct organ of government whose function is to administer justice.
- The organ must operate impartially and in an unbiased manner. It must be disinterested as possible in the proceedings,
- The organ must administer justice on the basis of facts and law without fear or favor and without eternal influence.