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What has gone wrong with justice in Taiwan?

By Lin Chia-ho 林佳和

In Taiwan today, we see judges who depart from people’s basic understanding of justice and do all they can to absolve those who break the law of blame. These judges would do well to heed the warning of the Weimar Republic’s judicial failures.

Lin Chia-ho is an assistant professor at National Chengchi University’s College of Law.

Translated by Julian Clegg

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