Judges hear and judge cases in courts of justice, instruct
the jury on points of law, or pronounce judgement.
Tasks include -
(a) hearing and weighing arguments and evidence;
(b) ruling on questions of procedure;
(c) determining the rights and obligations of the parties
involved, and, in cases tried by jury, instructing jury
members on points of law;
(d) pronouncing judgement;
(e) performing related tasks;
(f) supervising other workers.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Chief justice
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Clerk, court - 3432