What education and training does these tv judges get to practice?

what education and training does these tv judges get to practice?

Liked this question? Tell your friends about it

2 Answers

Order by
Oldest to Newest
Newest to Oldest
Votes

TV judges are, as often as not, judges on TV because they couldn't hold a job as a real judge.  Judy Judy, for example, was known for making decisions that were solely her personal opinion and in conflict with legal statutes.  By comparison, Judge Wapner of the People's Court was an experienced judge, who would quote legal principles when making a decision. 

Mills Lane had more experience in the boxing ring than the courtroom.  Joe Brown came to TV after being removed from the James Earl Ray retrial.  Greg Mathis was more of a political mover & shaker than a judicial figure and served one term as an elected District Court judge.  So, being a TV judge has more to do with image and possessing a glib tongue than real judicial skill and experience.

I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

I'm sorry but I just have to ask: Polly want a cracker?Laughing

Related Questions

Other people asked questions on similar topics, check out the answers they received:

Asked: How to treat pedophiles seeking services that the ...

how to treat pedophiles seeking services that the public receives

Asked: Looking for info on Bayley's Doll Hospital, Phila ...

Bayley's Doll Hospital in Philadelphia. Existed in the mid 50's.

Asked: I lived in Salamanca NY in the 1950. I remember ...

I lived in Salamanca NY in the 1950. I remember a fire siren going off at 9PM which was a curfew children had to be home or in their yard. Does this still happen and if not when did it stop and why ...

Ask a Question... We'll forward it to people who know

More Questions

Led tv

The loons are loose!!!!!!!!!!!!!

What to do when samsung can't help fix network settings for tv

You could acquire some new hobbies and habits. Simply stop watching TV.

Education University

If you looking for a university in USA than you may get help from online college admission help consultant like collegehelp1.com by which my son get admission in university where he wants to learn.