Journal of Judicial Administration (JJA)
Contemporary developments in judicial systems and court administration
About the Journal
The Journal of Judicial Administration (ISSN: 1036-7918) is a leading forum for the discussion of contemporary issues impacting on judicial administration.
The Journal features informed discourse on areas such as:
• the efficient and effective operation of Courts, Tribunals and quasi-judicial forums;
• the impact of new technology on judicial administration;
• the structure, organisation, financing and management of the Courts and the Court system;
• the appointment, tenure, independence and accountability of judicial officers; and
• education programs to enhance the work performance of justice system personnel.
The Journal of Judicial Administration is published in association with the Australasian Institute of Judicial Administration (AIJA). The articles featured in the Journal are written by leading judges, academics, practitioners and other legal specialists and experts.
Greg J Reinhardt AM is the Executive Director of the Australasian Institute of Judicial Administration. He is also a member of the Melbourne Law School at the University of Melbourne.
PUBLISHED IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE AUSTRALASIAN INSTITUTE OF JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION.
The following websites contain details of material published in the Journal:
http://legal.thomsonreuters.com.au/australian-legal-journals-index-online/productdetail/85643 (Australian Legal Journals Index)
https://clarivate.com/products/web-of-science/ (Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index)
The Australian Legal Journals Index is an online legal database prepared by the Lionel Murphy Library of the Commonwealth Attorney-General’s Department. It is produced by Thomson Reuters and is available via subscription.
The ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index) is an online database formerly produced by Thomson Reuters and now maintained by Clarivate Analytics. It is part of the Web of Science Core Collection and is available via subscription.
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The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “Path Dependency, the High Court, and the Constitution” – Jeremy Patrick; “Homelessness and Contact with the Criminal Justice System: Insights from Magistrates in Australia” – Julia Quilter, Luke McNamara, Tamara Walsh and Thalia Anthony; and “COVID-19: An Exceptional or Surrounding Circumstance for the Purposes of Bail and Sentencing?” – Natalia Antolak-Saper.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “Is Australia Ready for AI on the Bench?” – Ilana Bolingford, Mirko Bagaric, Melissa Bull, Dan Hunter and Nigel Stobbs; “The Rehabilitative Ideal and the Realism of Drug Court Success” – Amanda Clarke; and “Allowing for Participants in Royal Commissions: A Scoping Review” – Dave McDonald, Jenae Carpenter and Natalia Hanley.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “Independent Courts Governance in Victoria: Origins and Ideas from the United States” – Donald Speagle; and “Haply a Minority’s Voice May Do Some Good: Diversity at the United States Supreme Court” – Craig Westergard.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “Single Joint Expert Witnesses” – Ian Freckelton QC; “Court Delay and Judicial Wellbeing: Lessons from Self-Determination Theory to Enhance Court Timeliness in Australia” – Sarah Murray, Ian Murray and Tamara Tulich; “A Tale of Two Courts” – Felicity Bell; and “Implications of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Abuse for the Protection of Vulnerable Witnesses: Royal Commission Procedures and Introduction of Intermediaries and Ground Rules Hearings around Australia” – Anita Mackay and Jacqueline Giuffrida.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “‘Say My Name, Say My Name’: Changing the Title ‘Magistrate’ to ‘Judge’ in Australia” – Marilyn Bromberg and Michael Montalto; and “The Punishment of Journalists for Contempt for Refusing to Reveal Their Sources in Court” – Anthony Gray.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “Protecting Victims and Vulnerable Witnesses Participating in Royal Commissions: Lessons from the 2016–2017 Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory” – Taylah Cramp and Anita Mackay; and “Robo-Judge: Common Law Theory and the Artificially Intelligent Judiciary” – Meena Hanna.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “Measuring Legal Actor Contributions in Court: Judges’ Roles, Therapeutic Alliance and Therapeutic Change” – Rhondda Waterworth; and “Judicial Conduct Guidance and Emotion” – Sharyn Roach Anleu, Jennifer Elek and Kathy Mack”.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “The Psychological Impact of Judicial Work: Australia’s First Empirical Research Measuring Judicial Stress and Wellbeing” – Carly Schrever, Carol Hulbert and Tania Sourdin; and “The Transformation of Court Governance in Victoria: Part II – Towards a Model Policy Framework for Court Services Victoria” – Tim Bunjevac.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “The Transformation of Court Governance in Victoria: Part I – Key Concepts and Models” – Tim Bunjevac; “A Death By a Thousand Cuts: The Future of Advocates’ Immunity in Australia” – Corey Byrne; and “Literature Review: Cultural Considerations in Alternative Dispute Resolution” – Antonella Rodriguez.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “Communicating the Right to Silence to Aboriginal Suspects: Lessons from Western Australia v Gibson” – Diana Eades; “Police Interviews and Coerced False Confessions: Gibson v Western Australia (2017) 51 WAR 199” – Joseph Briggs and Russ Scott; “Invisible Women: Where Are All the Female Lawyers? – Errol Chua; and “Aggravating or Mitigating? Comparing Judges’ and Jurors’ Views on Four Ambiguous Sentencing Factors” – Kate Warner, Caroline Spiranovic, Arie Freiberg, Julia Davis and Lorana Bartels.