An elected or appointed public official with authority to hear and decide cases in a court of law
A public official who decides cases brought before a court of law in order to administer justice
A person appointed by the court to manage a part or all of the assets and liabilities of an intestate or of a testator who has no executor. In many states, the person can be a man or a woman, but in the others, the term refers to a male, while a female who is appointed to perform these duties is called an administratrix. See also administrator ad litem and ancillary administrator.
A high official; a ruler.
A court attendant entrusted with duties such as the maintenance of order in a courtroom during a trial.
(Slang) A supervisor; a boss.
Court is an area dedicated for playing a specific game.
Any of the group of persons who direct an organization or institution
One who holds an office or position, especially one who acts in a subordinate capacity for an institution such as a corporation or governmental agency.
A student of jurisprudence; jurist
One who has thorough knowledge and experience of law, especially an eminent judge, lawyer, or legal scholar.
In some states, a magistrate with jurisdiction over a small district, authorized to decide minor cases, commit persons to trial in a higher court, perform marriages, etc.
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