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*And to think, somebody went to law school for this. Let me explain. When I learned that an actual judge had sentenced a man to more than TWO DECADES in jail because he stole a TV remote, my first action was to research what training a person has to go through to become a judge.

This is what I found.

  • Step One: Obtain an Undergraduate Degree. …
  • Step Two: Attend Law School and Obtain a Juris Doctor. …
  • Step Three: Pass the Bar and Other Exams. …
  • Step Four: Become Appointed or Elected to the Court. …
  • Step Five: Complete Judgeship Training.

So then I though, “Nah. There has got to be more to this story.”

There is.

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