Reply to "pineapple upside down cake in Court"

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I am surprised that the judge would eat with you even before his judgment was rendered. Wouldn't opposing counsel make a motion to disquality the judge based on a potential bias of congregating with you without the other lawyer present, even in a informal setting?



1) Pretty informal rural court.
2) the other guy was invited in for the cake, but declined.
A few years ago I had a trial in this court. The jury went out at about 2 PM and they were still deliberating at dinner time.
So, I went to dinner with the judge (although so did the other attorney).
Anyway, all we did was eat a slice of cake together.
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