Qadi Askar

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The two highest-ranking qadis of the Ottoman judiciary. As senior members of the royal court, they supervised judicial affairs, heard legal cases, oversaw legal matters of the military-administrative personnel, and handled campaign duties.

Subjects: Islam.

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