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fair and impartial

Unbiased. The phrase is typically used in legal settings. Can you ensure that my client will get a fair and impartial jury if this case goes to trial?
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fair and impartial

just and unbiased. (Usually referring to some aspect of the legal system, such as a jury, a hearing, or a judge.) Gary felt that he had not received a fair and impartial hearing. We demand that all of our judges be fair and impartial in every instance.
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Reminding the Governments and authorities concerned of the principle embodied in its resolution 47 (1948) of 21 April 1948, 51 (1948) of 3 June 1948 and 80 (1950) of 14 March 1950 and the United nations Commission for India and Pakistan resolutions of 13 August 1948 and 5 January 1949, that the final disposition of the State of Jammu and Kashmir will be made in accordance with the will of the people expressed through the democratic method of a free and impartial plebiscite conducted under the auspices of the United Nations,
Journalists should follow his footprints and play their role in independent and impartial journalism in the province.
The IGP assured them to investigate the case in fair and impartial manner to fulfill demands of justice.
The officials, however, assured the rival groups that an impartial inquiry would be conducted to ascertain the actual causes of the firing incident along with bringing the culprits to book.
The RpCC poll results and defeat of AL-nominated mayoral post candidate will have no impact on national elections," Babu said, adding that the RpCC poll has proved abilities and commitments of the EC and government to hold impartial and credible elections.
Summary: (Haryana) [India], November 9 (ANI): Haryana Minister Rao Narbir Singh on Thursday expressed shock over the recent development in CBI's investigation in connection with Pradyuman murder case that has found a class XI student of Ryan International School culpable of the crime and demanded an impartial probe into the matter.
It is important that all cases of death should be promptly and effectively investigated in an impartial and transparent manner, which ensures appropriate prosecution of those responsible.
Download Jumblatt cables Satterfield: For moderate, impartial US policies to address Arab Israeli conflict NNA - "Democratic Gathering" head, MP Walid Jumblatt, on Thursday cabled US Assistant Secretary of State David Satterfield, congratulating him on his new post.
Deputy Opposition leader, Engineer Zamark Khan demanded that the impartial investigation and registration of the incident would be ensured under Killa Abdullah's administration and Federal Investigation Agency (FIA).
EBSA states that the rule requires that fiduciaries relying on these exemptions for covered transactions adhere only to the Impartial Conduct Standards (including the "best interest" standard), as conditions of the exemptions during the transition period from June 9, 2017, through January 1, 2018.
00pm Mishal Husain offers viewers an impartial insight into the effects of migration from other EU countries on the UK.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Union of Journalists demanded of police high ups to conduct an impartial inquiry of attempt to murder case in which a senior journalist Ikram Ullah was nominated by his rivals as revenge.
Unfortunately, Smith knows people are prone to self-deception, which breaks down the functioning of the impartial spectator and fuels our natural self-interest.
AN INVESTIGATION into the death in police custody of Sheku Bayoh will be "thorough, impartial and objective", the Lord Advocate promised yesterday.
FAISALABAD -- Election Commission (EC) will discharge its obligations strictly in accordance with the FCCI Memorandum and Articles of Association to ensure election of FCCI for 2015-16 fair, free and impartial, said Shahid Ahmed Sheikh, Senior Member, FCCI Election Commission.