Some articles on judicial robes:
... Scottish judicial robes are very different from English ones ... Judicial robes in the Court of Session are dark red, faced with red crosses ... Judicial robes in the High Court of Justiciary are predominatly white and red, faced with red crosses over the white ...
Famous quotes containing the words robes and/or judicial:
“What did you go out into the wilderness to look at? A reed shaken by the wind? What then did you go out to see? Someone dressed in soft robes? Look, those who wear soft robes are in royal palaces. What then did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, and more than a prophet.”
—Bible: New Testament, Matthew 11:7-9.
Jesus speaking about John the Baptist.
“Scarcely any political question arises in the United States that is not resolved, sooner or later, into a judicial question.”
—Alexis de Tocqueville (18051859)