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2009 Report of the Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Leandro Despouy - Addendum - Situation in specific countries' territories
The present report supplements the main report submitted by the Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers to the Human Rights Council (A/HRC/11/41). It reflects specific situations alleged to be affecting the independence of judges or lawyers or violating the right to a fair trial in 52 countries. Further, it includes replies received from the Government of
the country concerned in response to specific allegations together with the Special Rapporteur’s comments and observations.