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    Your Honor

    What does "Your Honor" mean in the following context:

    - Mr. Buchwald, how do you plead?
    - Not guilty, Your Honor.

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    Re: Your Honor

    That is how judges are addressed in North American courts.

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    Re: Your Honor

    In BrE, they are referred to as "Your Honour".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Your Honor

    Here's the full list of ways to talk and write to judges in the UK:
    http://www.judiciary.gov.uk/you-and-...-i-call-judge/

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    Re: Your Honor

    What about Grand Imperial Poobah?

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    Re: Your Honor

    ***** NOT A TEACHER *****


    Many of us were rather amused last year when we watched on television the court proceedings in a certain country. The famous athlete on trial kept referring to the woman judge as "My Lady."

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    Re: Your Honor

    The one that got me on Tdol's list was "Your Worship". How grandiose do they need to be? Do people really worship judges?

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