‘Judge Judy’: Justice Judith Sheindlin on Her Typical Work Day and the Impact Her Show Has Had on Society

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Judge Judy has been a fixture in American tv for thus lengthy, it’s troublesome to recollect a time when the courtroom program hasn’t been a part of on a regular basis programming.

Its star, Judge Judith Sheindlin, talked in 2009 about what she feels this system’s impression on society has been, in addition to what a standard work day was like on the set.

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A day within the lifetime of ‘Judge Judy’

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In a dialog with Television Academy Foundation in 2009, Sheindlin discussed what a typical work day was like on the set of the wildly standard and often-memed courtroom program.

“We work,” she corrected herself, “I work, 52 days a yr. I fly out to California each different Monday and I work Tuesday and Wednesday, or Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. They’re [the clerks] busy on a regular basis, doing what they do expertly, which is getting ready the instances and getting me the grievance, the reply, and the counter-suit.”

“I get those cases and I read them over…We come, we do the cases, we start at 9:15 in the morning and we usually finish by 3:15 in the afternoon and we’ve done a week’s worth of cases in that day. And that’s it. It’s a good job.”

What Sheindlin views because the impression of ‘Judge Judy’ on society

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Asked about what she thinks her program’s affect on American society at giant has been, Sheindlin, a lot as she is on her program, was direct and prepared with a solution.

“I think that I’ve inspired some young women,” she stated, “a lot of young women, not only in what I say, but seeing how I walk on the earth, to say, ‘You know, I could do that. I con’t have to be somebody’s doormat, all I have to do is prepare myself, I can go in and ask for that raise, I can try going back to college, I don’t have to accept this man’s abuse, there are alternatives for me.’”

“You have one life to live,” she continued. “You’re supposed to live it to the best of your ability…All those lessons, the little lessons that you learn if you open up…I think people have learned a lot. Independence, sometimes responsibility, sometimes to take a chance on a second career, I think there are lots of good lessons.”

‘Judge Judy’ is completed as of subsequent yr

This fall, in accordance with The Hollywood Reporter, is the present’s remaining season, calling it quits on the finish of the season in 2021.

The 77-year-old Justice of the Peace defined in March 2020 that whereas Judge Judy could be going away, it will likely be changed by a brand new present, Judy Justice.

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Judge Judy, you’ll have the ability to see subsequent yr,” she stated, “— a full yr, all new reveals. … The following couple of years, it’s best to have the ability to catch all of the reruns that CBS has bought to the stations which can be presently carrying Judge Judy, and Judy Justice can be going elsewhere. Isn’t that enjoyable?”

As lengthy as Judge Judith Sheindlin is concerned, it’s going to undoubtedly be enjoyable to observe her rule over her courtroom.

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