trial judge

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Noun1.trial judge - a judge in a trial courttrial judge - a judge in a trial court    
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
judge, jurist, justice - a public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice
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But before that, as trial judge, he had earned sentence of death by his fiendish malignancy.
Jawor urged the high court to defer to the trial judge who heard all the evidence for and against Aces qualifications and found the police reasonably relied on the dogs signal for the presence of drugs and thus had probable cause to search.
The Learned Trial Judge erred in law and totally misinterpreted sections 10, 12 and 25 of the Oyo State Chiefs Law in purporting to interpret these sections he introduced extraneous provisions which are not contained in the law, thereby excluding the general scheme and the general provisions of the law.
The accused claimed it was consensual, but the trial judge found his date to be credible and that she had experienced genuine trauma.
High court justices B K Narayana and A K Mishra listed a litany of errors, missteps and fanciful deductions by the trial judge while convicting dentist couple Nupur and Rajesh Talwar for the double murders of their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj in May 2008.
On the second day of the trial the trial judge had allowed Mrs Brewer's request for the joinder of SMRL to the proceedings upon which Fortis applied to bring a third party claim against SMRL.
Is a prosecutor ever justified in having an ex parte hearing or conversation with the trial judge in a criminal case with no notice to the defense counsel?
The judges-at-large are entitled to salaries, privileges, allowances, emoluments, benefits, rank and title of a Regional Trial Judge," Velasco said.
ISSUE: Ordinarily, a trial judge is vested with significant discretion in the conduct of any trial before him or her.
In that article, we reported that the Trial Judge, Mr Justice Gillen, had accused Mr O'Donoghue QC, Senior Counsel for Mr Haddock, of time wasting in Court.
The trial judge removed four venire members against whom AnMed held judgments but denied the request to remove other venire members whose debts to AnMed were allegedly in default.
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