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What is Justice?. Justice demystified and discussed…. Justice as defined by Merriam-Webster. Definition of  JUSTICE: 1

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What is justice

What is Justice?

Justice demystified and discussed…


Justice as defined by merriam webster

Justice as defined by Merriam-Webster

  • Definition of JUSTICE:

  • 1

  • a: the maintenance or administration of what is just especially by the impartial adjustment of conflicting claims or the assignment of merited rewards or punishmentsb:judgec: the administration of law; especially: the establishment or determination of rights according to the rules of law or equity

  • 2

  • a: the quality of being just, impartial, or fairb(1) : the principle or ideal of just dealing or right action (2): conformity to this principle or ideal :righteousnessc: the quality of conforming to law

  • 3

  • : conformity to truth, fact, or reason :correctness


Examples

Examples..

  • Examples of JUSTICE

  • They received justice in court.

  • the U.S. Department of Justice

  • criminals attempting to escape justice

  • The role of the courts is to dispense justice fairly to everyone.

  • She is a justice of the state supreme court.

  • I saw no justice in the court's decision.

  • We should strive to achieve justice for all people.


Origin

Origin

  • Origin of JUSTICE

  • Middle English, from Anglo-French justise, from Latin justitia, from justus

  • First Known Use: 12th century


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If so, how?


Ordinary people have changed the law examples

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