The judiciary has signed off on a new set of guidelines designed to regulate the work of prosecutors in many areas, including the rights of minors in the judicial system. Ouk Savuth, general director of the Court of Appeal, signed off on the guidelines on August 1, and said the topic of incarcerated minors featured heavily in the new rules. The guidelines propose better implementation of existing laws and call on prosecutors, judges and prison directors to communicate better in order to alleviate case-file backlogs in the justice system. The guidelines also recommend that judgments be released as
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