List of special tribunals and courts

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This is a list of special or exceptional tribunals and courts for the trying of people.[1] Sometimes, courts that don't try people but curtail political freedoms are also derogatively called "special tribunals,"[2] as well as court that establish a privileged jurisdiction for powerful individuals or the government.[3] List coverage is through history and worldwide.

See also


  1. ^ a b Laughland, John A history of political trials: from Charles I to Saddam Hussein, p.242
  2. ^ Nathalie Bernard-Maugiron (2008) Judges and political reform in Egypt p.221
  3. ^ Ian Bushnell The Federal Court of Canada: a history, 1875–1992, p.67
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