Election Obligations & Standards Database
A fair trial entails the absence of influence.
Right to a Fair and Public Hearing
Electoral Dispute Resolution
Hearings by Impartial and Independent Tribunals
Right to a Fair and Public Hearing by an Impartial and Independent Tribunal
Citizens were granted a fair and public hearing by a competent, impartial, and independent tribunal in the determination of their rights
The legal framework provided the right for a fair and public hearing by a competent, impartial, and independent tribunal in the determination of rights
The notion of fair trial includes the guarantee of a fair and public hearing. Fairness of proceedings entails the absence of any direct or indirect influence, pressure or intimidation or intrusion from whatever side and for whatever motive.