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Judges are only human | 155 comments | Create New Account
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It can also be lost 'during the job' n/t.
Authored by: Anonymous on Thursday, August 23 2012 @ 01:32 AM EDT
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Judges are only human
Authored by: Anonymous on Thursday, August 23 2012 @ 06:16 AM EDT
It should come with the job. Respect should be earned beforehand.
You're making me laugh. I think you're mistaking respect for the position with respect for the person.

I believe that respect is a multi-faceted aspect that a person can earn for the things that they do. You could be respected by others for being a wondeful and caring father, for example, but that has no bearing on your incompetence at being a shelf stacker.

So, just because someone has earned respect for being a good lawyer doesn't mean they should have any immediate respect for their next job as a judge just because their job title is "judge".

j

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Judges are only human
Authored by: Anonymous on Thursday, August 23 2012 @ 09:55 AM EDT
Judges being only human means that some percentage of them are
inept, unqualified, and plain wrong for the job.

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