Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Judex Factie is an open access, single peer reviewed e-journal established by Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, Universitas Negeri Surabaya, Indonesia. It aims to facilitate scholarly and professional discussion in the field of laws and legal studies. It publishes special themed editions which cover discussions and analyses on various legal issues and does not limit itself on the discussions of Indonesian Law.

The journal addresses various legal issues covers both public and private law ranging from constitutional and administrative law, criminal law as well as international laws to various legal studies such as indigenous studies, economic laws, business laws, IT laws, natural resources laws and many others.

The journal is free to registered users and publishes articles accepted in Indonesian and English.Authors are welcomed to submit articles, note and book reviews for publication in Judex Factie. Articles should be under 10,000 words, contemporary comments or note 2,000 words - 3,000 words, and book reviews 500 - 1,000 words. Submissions should not be under consideration elsewhere at the time of submission.

All submission should be conducted through this website. However, author may also send email attachments to:



Section Policies

Front Pages

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed


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Peer Review Process

Jurnal Judex Factie applies blind review process. The decision to determine the appropriate reviewers is the right of the editor. The Plagiarism and self-plagiarism are not allowed. A software tool might be used so that the submitted articles are free from plagiarism. Detection of overlapping and similar text is used there and so quotations and appropriate citations have to be used whenever required. It is basically author’s duty to submit a plagiarism and academically malpractices free-article. The editor, however, double checks each article before its publication. The first step is to check plagiarism towards offline database by Judex Factie Editorial Board and, secondly, against as much as possible online databases.



Publication Frequency

Judex Factie journal is publised by Law Department, Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, Universitas Negeri Surabaya two times a year on April and October


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Reference Management

Every article submited to Judex Factie shall use Reference management software



Article Processing Charge

All submited articles are free of charge