Djibouti Legal system

Djibouti > Government

Legal system: based on French civil law system, traditional practices, and Islamic law

Definition: This entry contains a brief description of the legal system's historical roots, role in government, and acceptance of International Court of Justice (ICJ) jurisdiction.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of April 17, 2003

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