“There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law and in the name of justice,” said the French philosopher Montesquieu, and that is why judicial reform, especially the digitization of legal processes in Saudi Arabia, has been an important component of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030. However, when examining key performance indicators (KPIs), the Vision’s overseers must be wary of transforming a system that was formerly slow at dispensing justice into one that rapidly dispenses injustice.
Saudi Arabia is reforming its justice system, but quick decisions must be just
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