‘Wrestling in the mud’

March 15, 2017 | By More

“Arguing with a judge is like wrestling with a pig in the mud. You both get dirty and after a while you realise that the pig is enjoying it.”

Judge Michael Crosbie shuts down a lawyer he said was talking over him during discussions at a Monday sentencing in the Christchurch District Court.

The line, slightly amended, is from George Bernard Shaw.

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