judge's robe

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Noun1.judge's robe - a gown worn by academics or judgesjudge's robe - a gown worn by academics or judges  
academic costume - a costume worn on formal occasions by the faculty or students of a university or college
Geneva gown - black academic gown widely used by Protestant clergymen
robe, gown - outerwear consisting of a long flowing garment used for official or ceremonial occasions
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The people of Florida have a right to expect equal justice every day, in every court in this state, and should not have to question whether equal justice is being dispensed based on the color of a judge's robe.
The president of the Judges' Syndicate, Mustafa Karaday-, said that "the judge's robe doesn't have a button to close it, but the Council of State fastened their robes for the government because the government doesn't want a judges' union.
She carries a judge's robe draped over her right arm.
Hiring a lawyer was out of the question: "The only thing in the courtroom that was black was the judge's robe and myself.
Liberal lobbies, meanwhile, called the nomination a sop to the Republican Party's socially conservative base and condemned Pryor as an extremist who could not be trusted to set aside his strongly worded views on abortion, gays and states' rights when he put on the judge's robe.
No ceremony that to great ones 'longs, Not the king's crown, nor the deputed sword, The marshal's truncheon, nor the judge's robe, Become them with one half so good a grace As mercy does.
I have nothing to talk about with criminals, even those in a judge's robe.
Similarly, Justice and Development Party (AK Party) Deputy Chairman Mustafa E[currency]entop called on the president of the Constitutional Court to remove his judge's robe and enter politics, criticizing him of behaving like a political actor.
While in South Carolina, I recently saw a television commercial where a man standing in a courtroom, wearing a judge's robe, states that he has been on the bench for over 19 years and that people who have been in a car wreck should contact a certain lawyer, whereupon that lawyer appears, putting his hand on the judge's shoulder, thanking the judge, and telling people to contact him to get the money that they deserve.