To reduce the role of politics in the judiciary, China’s provincial governments, except in Tibet, have set up independent groups to select and oversee judges and prosecutors
The idea of the independent selection and oversight committees was first proposed in 2014, and its intent is to reduce wrongful convictions and improve the quality of judges and prosecutors.
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