Some articles on chief judge, judge, chief, chief judges, judges:
... Until 2117 the chief judge was the ex officio chairman of the Council of Five, which in 2070 became the highest legislative body ... The Council usually included a deputy chief judge, who would automatically succeed to the highest office in the event of the death of the chief judge ... This occurred when Chief Judge Goodman died and was succeeded by his deputy, Judge Cal.) If there was no deputy then the remaining members of the Council elected a new chief ...
... academies to train the elite force of street judges which would exercise these draconian powers ... In April 2031 Fargo, now Chief Judge of the United States, personally led his men into action, and over the next twenty years oversaw the growth of his new force ... on the strictest standards of behaviour from his judges, including a rule of celibacy ...
Famous quotes containing the words judges and/or chief:
“Although your knowledge is weak and small, you need not be silent: Since you cannot be judges be at least witnesses.”
—Franz Grillparzer (17911872)
“When we consider what, to use the words of the catechism, is the chief end of man, and what are the true necessaries and means of life, it appears as if men had deliberately chosen the common mode of living because they preferred it to any other. Yet they honestly think there is no choice left. But alert and healthy natures remember that the sun rose clear. It is never too late to give up our prejudices.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)