English : Kangaroo Court

What is the meaning of Kangaroo court?

This is no court at all. A kangaroo court is an unofficial court of law set up by a group of people, especially in prisons and trade union organizations, in order to try someone of a crime. In most of these cases, the verdict is predetermined. The person on trial is usually found guilty and punished.

• Punishment will be confirmed for the treacherous members in the kangaroo court.

COURTESY : The Hindu (The National News-Paper) - India

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