Re: Jury (was Re: Two GR concepts for dicussion)
On Thu, May 31, 2007 at 11:30:28PM -0400, Philippe Cloutier wrote:
> >Hey, why not? A third idea: instead of having delegates or a committee
> >or whatever to decide amongst disputes, how about randomly selecting a
> >jury from DDs and having their word (on who's right, on what punishment
> >is plausible) be absolutely final, with no appeal, ever?
> I don't like it at first read, but you may provide examples of
> situations where such a procedure could be useful. In particular, just
> determining "who's right" doesn't help much. As for determining what
> punishments are plausible, isn't this better done by a committee
> specialized in the Constitution?
A 'probi viri' team should be appinted by voting IMHO, as in the DPL case.
Random selection is silly. But for that, I think that an elective last
resort body is a good idea. Teoretically that role could/should be covered by DPL
but a board is something better.
Francesco P. Lovergine