Lady Justice must be blind, says Ms Miriam Mutizwa

A few weeks have seen Zimbabweans being engaged on twitter contesting the idea of justice and how relevant it is that this idea be interrogated to establish whether its absence can cause happiness and safety problems for its peoples. What is justice? And more specifically what is meant by the term Lady Justice? Ms. Mutizwa argues that Lady Justice is a well-established allegorical personification of the moral force in judicial systems. Her attributes are and ought to be a blindfold, a balance and a sword. This artificial woman often appears…

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