Publications

Some articles of interest to Magistrates appear below.

Magistrates’ Time and Tasks

Using interviews, surveys and observation studies, this article analyses the types of cases, location of work, important judicial and non-judicial functions and sources of satisfaction and dissatisfaction with magistrates’ work....

MAGISTRATES RESEARCH PROJECT

This research project addresses three main research questions: Who are the magistrates? What is the everyday work of the court? What is the relationship between magistrates’ courts and social services?