Hey, fellow students, have you heard about the recent controversy surrounding the judge who is overseeing former President Donald Trump’s case?
It turns out that the judge, Juan Merchan, donated to President Joe Biden’s 2020 presidential campaign.
Former prosecutor Carol Lam criticized this move, arguing that it could negatively affect the public’s perception of the trial.
Judges should avoid making political contributions while in office to ensure that they maintain impartiality when presiding over cases.
As citizens of this great nation, it is important that we trust in the integrity of the legal system and the judges who oversee it.
While judges are entitled to their political beliefs, they must keep them separate from their judicial duties to ensure that justice is served fairly.
So, let’s hope that judges across the country maintain the highest ethical standards and impartiality when presiding over cases. Together, we can ensure that the legal system works for everyone and that justice is truly blind.