Dataset on the profiles the backgrounds of High Court Judges from across India

Uploaded: 22 days ago; Last updated: 22 days ago ; Date of Publication: 31-May-2021

All India

1993 - 2021

English

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Data (or the lack thereof) on judges, their backgrounds, tenure and professional trajectory can tell us a lot about the judicial system. It can reveal the diversity and transparency of the institution on a range of parameters. Equally it can unravel systemic factors that affect the composition and impact of the institution. We're creating this dataset in collaboration with the students of various law universities across India through our Summer of Data program.

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Codebook

Data Codebook. This file contains details on the variables present in this dataset.