Australian and NZ a judge presiding over a lower court: Former name: magistrate
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And in November 2011, a DC district court judge ruled that both Iran and Sudan were culpable for the 1998 embassy bombings.
Winslow is better-known in party circles, having served as a district-court judge and chief legal counsel for Gov. Romney.Massachusetts Republicans Missing in Action in U.S. Senate Race | John Avlon | February 7, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
U.S. district court judge Douglas P. Woodlock has ordered that her assets be frozen until after she is sentenced.Whitey Bulger’s Women: Inside the Terror and Glamour of His Ex-Girlfriends | T.J. English | June 11, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
In the first 34 cases, a district court judge ruled for the prisoner 56 percent of the time.Federal Courts Reject Virtually All Habeas Petitions from Gitmo: Study | Clive Stafford-Smith | May 13, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
A district-court judge is scheduled to hear motions in the case today.Arizona Ethnic-Studies Ban’s Unintended Result: Underground Libraries | Megan Feldman | March 19, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST