THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Jury in the astrakhan province at the end of the XIX century: features of formation

2015. №1, pp. 315-320

Chernik Mariya V. - Post-graduate student, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russian Fedration,

The article investigates regional experience of transformations of system of judicial system and legal proceedings, in connection with in conducting provisions of Judicial reform of 1864 in full in the territory of the Astrakhan province. Projects of the Ministry of Justice on change of system of judicial authorities in the region are considered and the social and economic features of life of the Astrakhan province which affected and on formation, and activity of institute of jurors are revealed, organizational basics and social composition of a jury are covered. As a result the author comes to conclusion that process of formation of organizational structure and activity of a jury of assessors in the Astrakhan province was influenced by a number of factors of both the all-Russian, and local levels.

Key words: суд присяжных, присяжные заседатели, судебная реформа, министерство юстиции, Астраханская губерния, судебные уставы, jury, jurors, judicial reform, Ministry of Justice, Astrakhan province judicial charters