Some articles on chief judges, judges, chief judge, judge, chief:
... created 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 ...
... 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 ...
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“The judiciary has fallen to a very low state in this country. I think your part of the country has suffered especially. The federal judges of the South are a disgrace to any country, and Ill be damned if I put any man on the bench of whose character and ability there is the least doubt.”
—William Howard Taft (18571930)
“With the greater part of rich people, the chief enjoyment of riches consists in the parade of riches, which in their eyes is never so complete as when they appear to possess those decisive marks of opulence which nobody can possess but themselves.”
—Adam Smith (17231790)