Right to a Fair Hearing in Administrative Law Cases
- Citizens' rights — Administrative law — Due process — Administrative procedures — Fair hearing and fair trial
Published under the direction of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law.
General Editors: Rainer Grote, Frauke Lachenmann, Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1. The genesis of the requirement of a fair hearing in administrative law cases can be traced back to historical constitutional documents and rights instruments (see also right to a fair hearing in civil law cases ; right to a fair hearing in criminal law cases ; right to a fair trial in civil law cases ; right to a fair trial in criminal law cases ; right to a fair trial in administrative law cases ). For example, Clause 39 of the Magna Carta (1215) issued by King John of England pledges that: No free man shall be seized or imprisoned, or stripped of his rights...