Judges

  • (noun): A book of the Old Testament that tells the history of Israel under the leaders known as judges.
    Synonyms: Book of Judges

Some articles on judges, judge:

ISU Judging System - Subjectivity
... As judges, coaches, and skaters get more experience with the new system, more consensus may emerge ... differences in component marks from different judges ... "observer bias" determines about 20% of the mark given by a judge ...
One In A Million (season 1) - Early Process - Auditions
... Times Square, Kuala Lumpur Participants performed before two judges, Paul Moss and Syafinaz Selamat ... Contestants who impressed the judges made it through the next round ... Contestants whom the judges were unsure of were placed under the 'maybe' category where they performed again for the judges ...
John Roberts Supreme Court Nomination - Judicial Views - Record As An Attorney - Life Tenure
... In a 1983 memo analyzing a Senate resolution to limit the judges to 10-year terms, Roberts questioned the desirability of lifetime tenure, arguing that when the ...
Reasonable Doubt - By Jurisdiction - New Zealand
... told throughout a trial that the offence must be proved "beyond reasonable doubt", and judges usually include this in the summing-up ... There is no absolute prescription as to how judges should explain reasonable doubt to juries ... Judges usually tell jurors that they will be satisfied beyond reasonable doubt if they "feel sure" or "are sure" that the defendant is guilty ...
Politics Of Brunei - Judicial Branch
... There are currently 2 Intermediate Court judges, both are locals ... The High Court currently consist of 3 Judges, 2 of whom are locals ... The Chief Justice was a High Court judge from Hong Kong ...

Famous quotes containing the word judges:

    How utterly futile debauchery seems once it has been accomplished, and what ashes of disgust it leaves in the soul! The pity of it is that the soul outlives the body, or in other words that impression judges sensation and that one thinks about and finds fault with the pleasure one has taken.
    Edmond De Goncourt (1822–1896)

    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 I’ll be damned if I put any man on the bench of whose character and ability there is the least doubt.
    William Howard Taft (1857–1930)

    In England the judges should have independence to protect the people against the crown. Here the judges should not be independent of the people, but be appointed for not more than seven years. The people would always re-elect the good judges.
    Andrew Jackson (1767–1845)