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Constitutional oath of judges: a comparison with Australia, UK, US, and India

Ali Mohamed, Ashgar Ali and Ramalingam, Chithra Latha (2021) Constitutional oath of judges: a comparison with Australia, UK, US, and India. In: Taylor’s International Conference on The Future of Law and Legal Practice 2021, 26-27 Oct 2021, Vitual Conference. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The written record of a judiciary oath can be traced as way back as ancient Greece, from Homer to Hesiod to Plate and it was more often than not associated with perjury . Hence oath was seen to be more closely related in law than religion. St Thomas Aquinas stated that “an oath is a reverence for the name of God is taken in confirmation of a promise. Hence what is confirmed by oath does not, for this reason, become an act of religion

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Plenary Papers)
Additional Information: 2924/93794
Uncontrolled Keywords: Constitutional Oath of Judges; A comparison
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws
Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws > Department of Civil Law
Depositing User: Dr Ashgar Ali Ali Mohamed
Date Deposited: 30 Dec 2021 08:43
Last Modified: 25 Mar 2022 16:44
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/93794

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