Publications

Publications

The Following Reports are available for purchase. Other reports from Conferences are available for Individual Members through the Membership Area. To join as an Individual Member, please go to the Membership page.

Postage and Packing charge per item:
UK – £5
Europe – £10
The Rest of the World – £15

 

PRINCIPLES AND DECLARATIONS

The Commonwealth Principles (Latimer House) on the Three Branches of Government
(includes the Latimer House Guidelines on Parliamentary Supremancy and Judicial Independence, the Nairobi Plan of Action for Africa and the Edinburgh Plan of Action for the Development and Implementation of the Commonwealth Latimer House Principles).

Copies available from the CMJA or click here to access the documents.


HISTORY OF THE CMJA 1970-2020

Due to the weight of the book, a special postage rate applies for orders from Europe or the Rest of the World.

Postage to Europe – £13
Postage to the Rest of the World – £30


MANUALS AND TOOLKITS

A Guide for the Magistrate in the Commonwealth: Fundamental Principles and Recommended Practices

Formerly “The Magistrate in the Commonwealth : A Training Manual”
Published August 2016
Available in hard copy (£5.00) or CD (£5.00). Both versions £10.00
Available free to Individual Members on the Membership Area.


Gender and Human Rights Toolkit

Containing the International/Commonwealth regional instruments for use by paralegals/lawyers and judicial officers. Updated 2010. CD version only.


 

Publications – Reports on Reports on Seminars, Conferences and Meetings can be viewed by clicking here.

 

COMMONWEALTH JUDICIAL JOURNAL
Free to members (or £20.00 per copy)

Last issue Volume 25, No 3, June 2021

Contents:
Editorial: Click here to see editorial

Deferred Prosecution Agreements/Remediation Agreements, Part I: What They Are and How They Work?
-Joseph Weiler and Mark Bakhet
Essential Features of an Independent Military Justice System 
– Alan Large
The Peoples’ Law: Toward a New Common Law for Africans
-John Osogo Ambani
Defending Democracy: The Price of Liberty is Eternal Vigilance (Part I)
– Jennifer Oulton
Judicial Leadership: Some Reflections
– Peter Thornton

LAW REPORTS
Bell Lawyers Pty Ltd v Pentelow and Another
Orozco v Attorney General and Others
Uganda Law Society v Attorney General
R v Reeves Taylor
All Basotho Convention and Others v Prime Minister and Others

BOOK REVIEWS
Combatting Money Laundering in Africa: Dealing with the Problem of PEPs
Executive Decision-Making and the Courts: Revisiting the Origins of Modern Judicial Review

 

Previous volumes available – click here to join or request information on subscriptions or costs of copies of individual journals.

If you are a legal or judicial officer and would like to contribute to the journal please click here for ways to contribute and contact the Editor on: info@cmja.org


CMJA NEWS
Free to members

Last issue Volume 49, May 2021

Contents:

  1. Editorial
  2. Queen’s Commonwealth Day Message
  3. Senior Officials of Law Ministers Meeting
  4. Virtual Commonwealth Law Ministers Meeting
  5. ICJ Judges Forum
  6. SIFoCC Conference
  7. Judicial Support Network
  8. Judicial Independence Issues
  9. New Members
  10. Diary of Events

CMJA JOURNAL

Annual subscription to the CMJA Journal and Newsletter. £50 including postage.