from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Law The office or jurisdiction of a judge.
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- n. The office or status of a judge
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The office or position of a judge.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The office of a judge; authority to judge; also, the period of incumbency of a judge.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the position of judge
"Your statement that I have disgraced my judgeship is true," Ciavarella wrote in a letter to the court.
I don't think an SCC judgeship is a high profile position.
Unfortunately the real target for this judgeship is to overturn all of the federal corporate regulations, epa and entitlement programs.
Unless, of course, someone is nominated and confirmed by the Senate to that office or judgeship, which isn't going to happen if the Republicans want to filibuster, even if they lose the White House and are badly beaten in the Senate races this November.
Lazio is expected to be nominated to a judgeship, which he doesn't have to accept.
One of the aldermen, Ed Smith, retired; one, Thomas Allen, was appointed a judgeship; the third, Toni Preckwinkle, had was elected to be the next Cook County Board President.
Before even applying for the Fairbanks Magistrate judgeship I spoke with members of the federal court concerning the employment of Kathleen.
Recess appoint Southers for the TSA job, judgeship nominees, and so on.
On Meet the Press on April 25, 2005, Kyl advocated for the end of filibustering judicial nominees: It has never been the rule that a candidate for judgeship that had majority support was denied the ability to be confirmed once before the Senate.
If the impeachment is successful, I hope President Obama appoints him to a federal court judgeship.