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Judges are human- some are criminals.

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Most people hold judges in high regard.

They’ve got a tough job to do, and most of them try to do it well.

That’s all I ask of ¬†judges (and politicians). TRY to do your job well.

I understand that sometimes they get it wrong. Not everyone is perfect.

Judges are no exception.

I’ve seen judges struggle with some of the decisions they’ve had to make.

They’ve looked at a criminal defendant, and I know they’ve said to themselves: “I think you did it. But I’m not sure that you did it. Because I’m not sure, I can’t say that the prosecutor proved the case beyond a reasonable doubt. Because of that, I have to find you not guilty. But I think you did it!”

I respect those judges.

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