What does ASSISTANT JUDGE mean?

ASSISTANT JUDGE meaning in Law Dictionary

judge of the English courtroom of basic or quarter-sessions in Middlesex. He differs from the other justices in-being a barrister of a decade' standing, as well as in becoming salaried. St. 7 & 8 Vict. c. 71; 22 & 23 Vict c. 4; Pritch. Quar. Sess. 31.