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IS JUSTICE' FOR ALL' POSSIBLE

INTRODUCTION

The objective of this work is to answer the question of whether justice is possible for all individuals. The method used to examine ***** ***** will be one that ***** qualitative in nature and that is conducted through a review of literature of a peer-*****ed or academic nature. The ideal of 'justice f***** all' ***** ***** that has its roots in the American society and ***** establishment of America as a democracy and a society in which all *****dividuals, regardless of their race, sex, ethnic origin, or religion are all on the receiving end of equitable or equal justice or fairness. However, ***** application of this ideal is a great deal m*****e complex than the ideal appears upon initial consideration.

I. WORLD JUSTICE

In 1948 the Universal Declaration of Human Rights w***** adopted by the United Nations and *****as an initiative chaired ***** Eleanor Roosevelt. Th***** declaration was formulated with the intention of providing a definition of universal human rights ***** ***** promote observance of them" and as well focuses on equality and fair treat*****nt. This declaration also affirms the rights of the individual to property, nationality, marriage and family, ***** and thought, peaceable assembly, participation in government, social security, work, rest, healthy standards of living, education, and cultural expression. Within the framework of ***** declaration are ***** rights ***** freedoms of ***** ********** to give and receive respect ***** one another and their own individual rights which are stated in the limitations of law that everyone is subject to.

II. JUSTICE FOR ALL ACT OF 2004

In 2004 ***** 'Justice for All Act' or H.R.5107 was passed by both the Senate and the House. ***** act has ***** do with ***** rights of those who are victims to crimes and their rights in terms ***** being protected from the accused.

*****. JUSTICE IN THE COURTROOM

The Code of Judicial Conduct states "A judge shall per*****m judicial duties without bias or prejudice. A ***** shall not, in ***** performance of judicial duties, by words or conduct manifest ***** or prejudice, including but ***** limited to bias or prejudice based ***** race, *****, religion, national origin, d*****ability, age, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status, and shall not permit staff, court *****ficials and others subject to the judge's direction ***** control to ***** so." [Canon 3(B)(5)] This ***** addresses justice in terms of how ********** are treated in ***** *****room and clearly states that no ***** should be shown against ***** in favor of an individual for the same personal factors as set out in the Universal Declaration of ***** Rights. Reports that have examined the drug sentencing courts in the ***** States have stated findings that overwhelmingly show ***** Afric***** American men are sentenced to prison ***** ***** crimes far more *****ten than are White ***** and ***** ***** holds true for African American women. The gap in the rate of ********** of African *****s as compared to White individuals. Another injustice that is often witnessed

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