trial judge


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n trial judge a judge in a trial court
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  • Ambrose Bierce
    “Trial. A formal inquiry designed to prove and put upon record the blameless characters of judges, advocates and jurors.”


In literature:

We would not be understood as meaning that the English judges were unjust, or partial in the trials between private citizens.
"The Knickerbocker, or New-York Monthly Magazine, May 1844" by Various
I was the judge, gentlemen, on the occasion of the Arnaud trial.
"Uncanny Tales" by Various
I judged this a most favourable opportunity of ascertaining the public feeling, and attended the trial accordingly.
"Travels in France during the years 1814-1815" by Archibald Alison
Before the trial commenced, the head of the judge was wrapped up in a black blanket.
"Niels Klim's journey under the ground" by Baron Ludvig Holberg
You are to look upon me as the judge who presides at your trial, and who will either condemn or acquit you.
"Wood Rangers" by Mayne Reid
Trial by jury must be restored to its throne, from which Judge Hunt has hurled it.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume II"
His tampering with the judges on the trial of Peacham, 404-408.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
But who is to be the Judge on the trial?
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume III (of 3), 1854-1861" by Queen of Great Britain Victoria
On the morrow, a number of persons besides those immediately interested in the trials assembled to hear the judge's decisions.
"The International Monthly, Volume 3, No. 2, May, 1851" by Various
In another country we know Judge Lynch would preside at their trial.
"Australia Revenged" by Boomerang
After the feast we will hold a trial, and the Princess Madge shall be the judge.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf (Vol 2 of 17)" by Various
At once Don Pedro examined the new instrument and then turning to the judges asked permission to make a trial of it himself.
"Modern Americans" by Chester Sanford
Many were the instructions given by the judge who had been selected with a special view to this trial.
"The Landleaguers" by Anthony Trollope
It was during Burr's trial, and Marshall was his judge.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
I judge that one trial is nearly always enough.
"The Apple" by Various
To illustrate, we may recall the incident of Phryne's trial before the judges.
"Greek Women" by Mitchell Carroll
In all military trials the judge and people's assessors must hold the same rank as, or higher than, the accused.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
On such brevity of trial, it is impossible to judge.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, No. 359, September 1845" by Various
Thanks to his literary propensities, we are enabled to judge of the result of the trial.
"The Pictureque Antiquities of Spain;" by Nathaniel Armstrong Wells
The character of the trial might be judged by the first incident that occurred.
"A Concise Biographical Sketch of William Penn" by Charles Evans

In news:

A judge has decided two teens will stand trial for allegedly killing and robbing the one boy's great grandmother.
A federal judge denied bail and ordered John Walker Lindh to remain in jail pending trial.
Judge vows leeway in MacDonald's bid for new trial.
A judge is ruling to keep the legal status of Raul Ponce-Rocha confidential in his up coming trial.
A judge has ruled Dan Winchester is once again mentally incompetent to stand trial.
Amy Senser lawyer says judge's miscue is cause for new trial.
The judge in the San Mateo County molestation trial of child psychiatrist William Ayres declared a mistrial Monday after the jury said it was hopelessly deadlocked.
Christopher Knehans' trial on charges of sexual contact with a student by a teacher will be delayed until later this summer, Cole County Circuit Judge Dan Green said Thursday.
Where a trial judge did not give a cautionary instruction related to unrecorded police interrogations, that was error despite the fact that the defendant refused to have a recording of his interrogation made.
A federal judge decided on Monday to unseal the video recordings of the landmark trial on the constitutionality of the state's same-sex marriage ban.
Judge denies defense request to remove himself from USS Cole trial.
Judge rejects petitions in Wone trial.
Judge denies Casey Anthony's request to move civil trial.
Guantanamo war court judge OKs audio delays, censor for 9/11 trials.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A judge has set a trial date for a Lexington man accused of killing his mother and dumping her body in a trash can.

In science:

This implies the intervention of an expert to judge the intermediate results and to transform or augment the data if necessary; the number or kind of cues, the number of AutoClass trials or some other parameters could be changed.
A Machine Learning Approach to the Classification of Dialogue Utterances