Q: Is discretion often defined as the ability of a judge to choose where? ¶
A: Yes, and how and with what severity to sentence a person who has been convicted.
Q: Is discretion Advised" warning on TV shows before the show begins"? ¶
Q: Is discretion a failure to take into proper consideration the facts and law relating to a particular matter? ¶
A: Yes, an arbitrary or unreasonable departure from precedent and settled judicial custom.
Q: Is discretion not abused? ¶
Q: Is discretion "abuse of discretion"? ¶