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What are the 3 principles of Justice?

Fairness, Equality, and Access.

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What is Fairness?

The idea that the administration of justice is impartial, without bias, and is consistent with community expectations concerning the way people should be treated.

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What is Equality?

The idea that every person/organisation facing a legal dispute is not privileged or benefited, nor discriminated or disadvantaged due to who they are, or the crime they have been accused of.

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What is Access?

The idea that all people are able to effectively utilise the legal system, including the ability to seek legal aid, and be given methods for resolving disputes.