Judicial Independence

British Columbia's system of government has three branches: judicial, executive, and legislative. The function of the judicial branch is to interpret the law, resolve disputes, and defend the Constitution including the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Read more at the website link.

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government, branches, judicial, executive, legislative, judiciary, constitutional rights, independence, independent, impartial, security