Lesson 4: Legal Independence and the Rule of Law


Activity 1: The Rule of Law

Handout 1: Rules and Laws

Activity 2: Judicial Pursuit Game

Handout 2: The Rule of Law and Judicial Independence

Handout 3: Lawyer Independence

Handout 4: Legal Independence Quiz Game

Activity 3: Legal Independence Video

Video: Legal Independence – It’s Your Right

Handout 5: First Discussion

Handout 6: Second Discussion

Handout 7: Third Discussion

Handout 8: Final Discussion                           

Activity 4: Legal Independence Case Studies

Handout 9: Smith vs. Jones – Case Study

Handout 10: Judges in Nazi Germany – Case Study

Activity 5: Test Your Knowledge

Handout 11: Legal Independence Test