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Issue on “Small” and Indisputable Cases in Russian Courts

Andrey Kashanin ORCID logo and Vladimir Churakov ORCID logo
From the journal Global Jurist

Abstract

Nowadays the growth of courts’ caseload is usual for most jurisdictions. However, post-socialist countries have extremely high rates of caseload. Authors prove that main reason of such caseload is more ineffectiveness of legal system and court organization as well as unjustified access to justice. This article focuses on the indisputable and small cases in Russian courts. The court system is overloaded as a result of necessity to engage in non-targeted activities. Thus, the judicial system is largely idle to the detriment of its primary purpose.


Corresponding author: Vladimir Churakov, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Faculty of Law, Moskva, 101000, Russian Federation, E-mail:

Funding source: This article is an output of a research project implemented as part of the Basic Research Program at the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE University).

Acknowledgment

This article is an output of a research project implemented as part of the Basic Research Program at the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE University).

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