Judicial independence in Turkey
AuthorErson Asar, Bilge
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CitationErson Asar, B. (May, 2018). Judicial independence in Turkey. Independence of the Judiciary: A Challenge for Europe. Padova University.
Judicial independence is one of the main pillars of a democratic society. However, this important concept has always been challenged by the so-called authoritarian regimes. This paper explores the development of judicial independence within the Turkish legal system and takes a closer look at the challenges that it has been facing over the last decade.