Tag Archives: perfection

I am not enamored of perfection

We all stumble in many ways. (James 3:2.) *** I am not enamored of perfection. For me the off-centered, the imprecise, the slightly askew. This is where people are found: among the stumbles, the trips and falls, the toe stubs … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

Character Still Counts

One of the things we try to balance in judicial ethics is recognizing that while judges are held to high standards in their public and private lives (there is no moment of day or night when I am not governed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

The #1 Guaranteed Way To Write The Perfect Blog Post

All perfect blog posts start the same way. You start the post by writing something – anything! – down and then writing more. The first bit might not make it to the final draft, but it’s what always leads to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Meeting [im]Possible Standards – what it takes to make your case in court

This is how many people think it works in a courtroom: once judges hear all the evidence they must rule in favor of the person who deserves to win. Not always. Judges are also required to make sure that proper standards are met. You … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments