Do you really believe that this is how the legal system works? If the judge appears to disagree with one side, that side can call foul and demand a "do over" with a different judge? Have you thought that through on a system-wide basis? I see some inherent design flaws there.
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No, the time to challenge the judge has long passed.
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Both answers above by my colleagues are spot on. If you don't like the judge's ruling; you can appeal. That is the process.
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