In this paper we use the knowledge of probability and conditional probability to examine the effectiveness of the judges and courts given in a data sample. The data represents the results of the judges decisions – how many were disposed, how many were appealed and if appealed, what is the amount of the reversed cases.
We are given with the data of 16 judges of Common Pleas Court (43945 cases), 4 judges of Domestic Relations Court (30499 cases) and 20 Municipal Judges (108464 cases). There are 182,908 cases in total.
For each judge there is following information given:
Disposed – the number of disposed cases
Appealed – the number Continue reading...