presiding magistrate [Obscene Articles Tribunal]
Besides one Chief Magistrate, there are 10 Principal Magistrates, 59 Magistrates and 10 Special Magistrates sitting in 10 magistracies.
I am Keeper of the Law - judge and arbiter.
Magistrates exercise criminal jurisdiction over a wide range of offences.
On Research of Practice of Judge Discretion in Civil Procedure;
Presiding Officer [Labour Tribunal]
"""presiding magistrate"" means a magistrate appointed to preside under section 7; "
The jury returned a verdict of guilty, and the judge will pass sentence next week.
The jury returned a verdict of manslaughter and the judge will pass sentence next week.
The jury decided that the man was guilty of stealing and that the judge sent him to prison.
On the Judge s Discretionary Power in the Civil Trial and Its Regulation;
In a formal trial-type hearing, the ALJ has two primary functions: to conduct the hearing, and to render an initial or recommended decision.
the judge's ruling was handed down in a preliminary hearing rather than a trial and was therefore unappealable.
The judge conducted four trials in one day.
but the power conferred by this subsection shall not be exercised
Legis iudicis (per iudicius)arbitrive postulationem