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Mar 8, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Maintaining an Independent Judiciary in Face of Political Challenges


Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan Tassaduq Jillani will share his views on how the judicial system in Pakistan has established its independence from the other branches of government. Following his presentation, the Honorable M. Margaret McKeown of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will provide a comparative perspective and discuss the current challenges facing the U.S. courts.

A reception will be held following the talk.

Closest parking lots to the Faculty Club are P206 and P207. A limited number of parking permits will be available at the Faculty Club on a first come, first serve basis. Otherwise, permits will need to be purchased at the pay stations in lot P207 (directions).

This event is sponsored by GPS’s Center on Global Transformation.

Event Website

Date and Time

Mar 8, 2017 at 5:00 pm


Ida and Cecil Green Faculty Club’s Atkinson Pavilion, UC San Diego

Event Registration

Registration for this event is required by Mar 8, 2017.

Event Fee

Free to attend, but registration is required.


Lisa Lee    858-534-2657


Faculty, Staff, Students, The General Public

Event Host

GPS’s Center on Global Transformation

Event Category

Talks and Lectures