Arbitrate, advise, adjudicate, or administer justice in a court of law. May sentence defendant in criminal cases according to government statutes or sentencing guidelines. May determine liability of defendant in civil cases. May perform wedding ceremonies.
Administrative Court Justice, Appellate Court Judge, Circuit Court Judge, Circuit Judge, County Court Judge, County Judge, Court of Appeals Judge, District Court Judge, District Judge, General Magistrate, Judge, Justice, Justice of the Peace, Juvenile Court Judge, Magisterial District Judge, Magistrate, Magistrate Judge, Municipal Court Judge, Municipal Court Magistrate, Presiding Judge, Probate Judge, Superior Court Judge, Superior Court Justice, Trial Court Judge
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