Corruption in the Kenyan judiciary is reported to be widespread, and the administration of justice suffers generally from inadequate funding and political influence.
The extent of executive influence was illustrated with the appointment of a noted government supporter to office of Chief Justice.
The continuing economic crisis and political instability further undermined the judiciary and led to a deteriorating human rights situation.
These factors contribute to a climate of impunity.
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