Hon. Roger T. Benitez See Rating Details
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S.D.Cal.  
Average Rating:9.2 - 573 rating(s)
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*Temperament:   (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
*Scholarship:   (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
*Industriousness:   (1=Not at all industrious,10=Highly industrious)
*Ability to Handle Complex Litigation:    (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
*Punctuality:    (1=Chronic`y Late,10=Always on Time)
*Evenhandedness in Civil Litigation:    (1=Demonstrates Bias,10=Entirely Evenhanded)
*Evenhandedness in Criminal Litigation:   (1=Demonstrates Bias,10=Entirely Evenhanded)
Flexibility In Scheduling   (1=Completely Inflexible,10=Very Flexible)
General Inclination Regarding Bail (1=Pro-Defense,10=Pro-Government)
General Inclination in Criminal Cases, Pre-Trial:   (1=Pro-Defense,10=Pro-Government)
Involvement in Civil Settlement Discussions:   (1=Least Involved,10=Most Involved)
General Inclination in Criminal Cases, Trial:    (1=Pro-Defense,10=Pro-Government)
General Inclination in Criminal Cases, Sentencing:    (1=Most Lenient,10=Most Harsh)
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Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 34339
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
I have never appeared before this judge, but I have read of him. I am completely astounded at the unfettered plaudits and acclaim listed on this site, most of which were posted in the early days of October 2020. Probably just a strange coincidence, yes???

Other

Comment #: 34307
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
This Judge believes on The Law of The Land.

Other

Comment #: 33509
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you, your Honor, for being true to your oath to uphold the Constitution of the United States of America.

Other

Comment #: 33499
Rating:Not Rated
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When you finally restore our 2a rights don’t give them an emergency stay on your own ruling. Let them appeal to a higher court.

Other

Comment #: 33496
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Law abiding Californians have been shackled with regulations that have had no real positive impact.
Thank you for helping to bring change to the state of California.
Semper Fortis

Other

Comment #: 33495
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez has provided for some of the most profound and legally sound judgements when it comes to California's extremely limiting laws and policies towards the Second Amendment. Judge Benitez has been a fair and impartial jurist in each and every case that has come to his chambers. In his court room, freedom and Constitutionalism are maximized.

Other

Comment #: 33493
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Judge Benitez is easily one of the best judges to work in CA. He values the constitution and is extremely intelligent in how he stands to defend it. Each and every common man owes him a genuine thank you.

Other

Comment #: 33473
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is doing an outstanding job. He is what every judge should strive to be in hi position.

Other

Comment #: 33471
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A man true to his oath.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 33470
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is by far the best judge I have witnessed in quite some time. He upholds the constitution. Thank you Judge Benitez. You truly are a Gift to these great United States.

Other

Comment #: 33469
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for supporting law abiding gun owners!

Other

Comment #: 33468
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for defending and restoring our 2nd Amendment rights.

Other

Comment #: 33467
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Judge Benitez, you are a guardian of the constitution and the 2nd amendment.

Other

Comment #: 33466
Rating:9.0
Comments:
It's only 27 simple words... Please, Stop the madness .

Other

Comment #: 33465
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A very professional judge in every way.

Other

Comment #: 33464
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you so much Honorable Judge Benitez. Thank you for protecting our rights and uphold the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 33449
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you, Judge Benitez...for helping to protect the 2nd Amendment in California.

Other

Comment #: 33447
Rating:Not Rated
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Thank you Hon. Judge Benitez for standing for the Constitution. Thank you for protecting the 2nd Amendment.

Other

Comment #: 33446
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you so much Judge Benitez. Thank you for believing the Constitution and Thank you for protecting it.

Other

Comment #: 33445
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Supporter of the constitution! Logical and appropriate, reasonable and rational

Other

Comment #: 33275
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Judge Benitez considers and supports the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 33268
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Last east ruling on background checks to purchase ammo. Appears logical, common sense and protects our given right to protect ourselves.
Respect for American citizens and constitution.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 33267
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Respects the constitution for the people of The United States! Thank You!!

Other

Comment #: 33260
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The Honorable Judge Benitez has upheld the US Constitution where so many others have failed, or have actively sought to destroy it.

I am very grateful to see a patriot stand up in the face of tyranny.

Other

Comment #: 33259
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Respects the constitution and interprets it as it was written.

Other

Comment #: 33258
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Saint

Other

Comment #: 33256
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for understanding the Constitution!!!

Other

Comment #: 33255
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He's my hero!

Other

Comment #: 33254
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge who upholds the Constitution of the United States. Reading his rulings have been beneficial and follow the precepts of law and the Constitution as written. Not just as an interpretation.

Other

Comment #: 33253
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Well read Constitutionalist.

Other

Comment #: 33251
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Most constitutional Judge we have in California.

Other

Comment #: 33250
Rating:10.0
Comments:
His Honor Judge Benitez upholds his oath of office and protects the rights of citizens of this great country without hesitation. In my humble opinion Judge Benitez exemplifies what a true American patriot should be.

Thank you.

Litigant

Comment #: 33249
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Recognizes the importance of the constitution and the Bill of Rights.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 33248
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He respects the constitution

Other

Comment #: 33247
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Excellent job following the rule of law.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 33245
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The country needs more judges to be fearless leaders like Roger Benitez.

Other

Comment #: 33242
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for your service and support of the Constitution

Other

Comment #: 33241
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Very fair and honest

Other

Comment #: 33238
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He truly understands the Constitution and how certain laws are trampling our freedoms.

Court Staff

Comment #: 33237
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
One of the best Judges I have seen.

Other

Comment #: 33228
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Thank you, Your Honor, for upholding the Constitution and, by way of your Opinions, attempt to educate those who have forgotten or perhaps never understood their sworn obligations uphold and defend OUR Constitution!

“When governments fear the people, there is liberty. When the people fear the government, there is tyranny.”
? Thomas Jefferson

Other

Comment #: 33227
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Nice to see a Judge actually support the Constitution of these United States of America!

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 33221
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Expresses common sense with a very pragmatic approach.

Other

Comment #: 33208
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you judge for standing for the Constitution of these United States. Your honesty is refreshing. You sir are nothing short of a true patriot. Stay safe.

Other

Comment #: 33201
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Upholds and respects the constitution

Other

Comment #: 33200
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This man stands for our constitution.

Other

Comment #: 33199
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank God for the Honorable Judge Benitez! He is one of the few that follow and rule according to the constitution in this liberal anti-American toilet bowl of crap state.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 33198
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Best judge ever. The 2nd amendment is not a second class right.

Other

Comment #: 33197
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for standing by our founding fathers, especially with 2A. We're lucky to have you.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 33196
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The embodiment of democracy!!!

Other

Comment #: 33195
Rating:10.0
Comments:
So glad to have you standing up for the rights of the individual

Other

Comment #: 33194
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez has again protected the rights of the American people and we applaud him for his sound reasoning to understand that infrigements on a constitutional right do nothing for the safety of Americans but instead prevent them from owning and purchasing firearms and ammo.

We can only hope for other Judges to follow the same appreciation for the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 33191
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Glad to see a judge stand up for our rights and stand up to the liberal overlords in this state we appreciate his fair and powerful written opinions and his willingness to protect our rights in a state that almost seems to enjoy trying to take them

Other

Comment #: 33175
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Honorable Judge Benitez continues to prevail in the fight for the disenfranchised firearm owners, families and law enforcement officers of California.

I would like to extend my immense gratitude to Honorable Judge Benitez and his staff, and hope that he continues to fight on the side of constitutional justice and equality for all citizens of the great state of California.

Men are judged by their actions, not their empty platitudes. Honorable Judge Benitez stands as an exemplar beacon of moral fiber in these tumultuous times.

A lesson that perhaps this great state of California's governer can someday reflect upon with humility and understanding.

Other

Comment #: 33086
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The judge understands the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 33084
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge that actually understands the Constitution of the United States of America. How refreshing.

Other

Comment #: 33035
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Highly intelligent, impartial Judge and human being. The US NEEDS more, many more Judges of Benitez' character. GOD Bless you Sir. And Thank You. I'm a former registered Dem!

Other

Comment #: 32971
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for upholding the US constitution and 2A gun rights. You have made a difference in people’s freedom.

Other

Comment #: 32968
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for your work protecting our constitutional rights.

Other

Comment #: 32967
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Judge Benitez for protecting 2A constitutional rights in California.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32966
Rating:10.0
Comments:
thank you for standing up for our constitutional rights

Other

Comment #: 32965
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Hon. Benitez for reinstating and upholding our constitutional rights. It’s starting to feel like there’s hope for gun owners in California.

Thank you,
Cory Brown

Other

Comment #: 32964
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
thank you Judge for what you are doing for FPC and protecting our 2A rights !!

Other

Comment #: 32963
Rating:9.0
Comments:
Thank you for honoring the constitution! 2A is not up for a vasectomy.

Other

Comment #: 32962
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Keep fighting for our constitutional rights here in California Roger we need you

Other

Comment #: 32957
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Judge Benitez for properly applying the original intent of our Constitution to your decision making. Your well reasoned rulings are keeping my hopes alive for the future of free and responsible government in our Republic.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32955
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for standing up for our Constitution and our god given rights that our government is trying to take from us. I know I speak for many Americans that are not heard.

Other

Comment #: 32954
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez, keep up the good fight and showing these other judges that the constitution is meant to be read and followed.

Other

Comment #: 32953
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is exemplary. He carefully examines the issues and delivers well reasoned decisions, without giving in to the political desires of the moment

Other

Comment #: 32952
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for your service. Please continue to fight and support the constitution and specifically the 2nd Amendment.

Other

Comment #: 32951
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Outstanding understanding, and support, of constitutional law. This judge is a true American who stands against those who would otherwise ignore the great constitution of the United States.

Other

Comment #: 32949
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Amen!

Other

Comment #: 32639
Rating:10.0
Comments:
SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED

Other

Comment #: 32624
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez actually follows the LAW not political policies

Other

Comment #: 32622
Rating:10.0
Comments:
CA needs a lot of cleaning and fixing up to do. Judge Benitez is an amazin judge that honors our constitution. We need more like Judge Benitez in CA. Thank you!

Other

Comment #: 32621
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Outstanding understanding, and support, of constitutional law. This judge is a true American who stands against those who would otherwise ignore the great constitution of the United States.

Other

Comment #: 32618
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you!

Other

Comment #: 32617
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Judge Benitez for honoring our American constitution, and in turn honoring American citizens.

Other

Comment #: 32616
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The type of judge the U.S. needs. Follows the constitution that our forefathers specifically wrote and guarantee that what they wrote shall never be infringed.

Other

Comment #: 32615
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Very proud of Judge Benitez for honoring our American constitution, and in turn honoring American citizens.

Other

Comment #: 32614
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A real judge, who rules based off of our constitutional rights.

Other

Comment #: 32613
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Rules based on the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32610
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Good Constitutional judge.

Other

Comment #: 32609
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This is a brave and wonderful public servant. He honors the US Constitution and his oath of office. We are very proud to have him as a judge.

Other

Comment #: 32608
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Standard capacity magazines (what are now referred to as high-capacity) are not the problem. Mental health needs addressed more vigorously. Thank you Hon. Roger Benitez for protecting my constitutional rights and assuring they are not infringed utilizing banning/restriction tactics.

Other

Comment #: 32606
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez clearly understands that his role on the Bench is to follow the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32605
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The 2A lives , thanks to this Outstanding Judge !

Other

Comment #: 32604
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Seems to defend the letter to of the law and Constitution

Other

Comment #: 32603
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you judge Benitez for the extremely well written brief on the California's unconstitutional 2nd amendment 10 round magazine ban. Hopefully you or other common sense judge will also make a similar ruling on California's bullet button law.

Other

Comment #: 32602
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Finally, a judge who can read the constitution and rule by its dictates, unlike most of his anti-constitutional activist colleagues.

Other

Comment #: 32601
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The Honorable Judge Benitez exemplified the integrity and commitment to the rights of the American people one would expect from a Federal judge. In a time when members of our government wish to limit and eradicate rights guaranteed under the Constitution, more members of the Judiciary should side with precedence, good faith, and common-sense.

Other

Comment #: 32600
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is exemplary. He carefully examines the issues and renders thorough, methodical, and well reasoned decisions. As an American and a law student, I am proud to look up to Judge Benitez and greatly appreciate his logic and steadfast preservation of the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32599
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge who knows and respects the Constitution. How refreshing!

Other

Comment #: 32597
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Strict Constitutionalist, apolitical as all justices should be (but unfortunately lots of them aren't these days)

Other

Comment #: 32595
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez has the courage to stand for the Constitution, not affected by political pressure. He has brought honor to the Judicial System, and those that cherish Liberty cannot thank him enough.

Court Staff

Comment #: 32593
Rating:10.0
Comments:
outstanding constitutional jurist

Other

Comment #: 32592
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
We need more Judges like him, who actually understand that second amendment was written when everyone were EQUAL in ammunition capacity/capability, we need to be equal today as it was then.

Other

Comment #: 32591
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
A defender of the constitution. He sided with the people.

Other

Comment #: 32589
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Honesty and integrity!

Other

Comment #: 32588
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Keep up the good work!

The US Constitution matters

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 32587
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Very fair and follows the law. He doesn't always rule my way, but I understand why he doesn't. I wish we had more judges like him.

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: 32586
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Outstanding American jurist

Other

Comment #: 32582
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Honesty and Integrity

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32581
Rating:10.0
Comments:
finally someone who takes their oath of to hart and justice and follow the rule of law

Other

Comment #: 32580
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fair and honest Judge.

Other

Comment #: 32578
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Super Duper Amazing

Other

Comment #: 32577
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Super Amazing

Other

Comment #: 32576
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Amazing

Other

Comment #: 32573
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Very thoughtful and reasoned judge.

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 32572
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This judge consistently has shown his clear understanding of law and the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32571
Rating:10.0
Comments:
finally a judge whose not a political hack and follows the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32570
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge who understands the constitution and the law. A judge who isn’t partisan.!

Litigant

Comment #: 32569
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Gun control is moral camouflage. Gun control proponents are not up in arms over their police forces shooting unarmed civilians or their military forces killing 600,000 Iraqi civilians at gun point, since 2001, to liberate them from their oil. Perhaps, we should whittle down other unpopular constitutional protections like equal protection for elders and minorities, the right to be free from warrantless searches and seizures, that privacy right to an abortion, etc.

Other

Comment #: 32568
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Gun control is a scam and all political theater.

Litigant

Comment #: 32567
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The Honorable Benitez is fair and follows the law.

Other

Comment #: 32566
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Intelligent, rational, and most importantly, respectful of the Rule of Law and the rights granted by the U.S. Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32563
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Independent, thoughtful, principled.
CA with 10,000 Benitez judges would be glorious.

Other

Comment #: 32562
Rating:10.0
Comments:
EXCELLENT 2a proponent...

Other

Comment #: 32561
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Benitez? He is OK... if you like freedom, America and your God given rights! He is not afraid to stand up for what is right. He backs up what our forefathers knew was coming... a bunch of bipartisan bologna. He has his own mind. He helps to make America great, again!

Other

Comment #: 32560
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
An amazing, constitutional judge, who does the People's work. Protecting rights, combating evil and the tyrannical career bureaucrats who's entire existence is devoted to squashing hardworking Californians inalienable rights. Three cheers for The Honorable Roger Benitez.

Other

Comment #: 32559
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Truly constitutional judge who doesn't use emotion or rely on public popular and politicized opinions.

Other

Comment #: 32558
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true defender of THE PEOPLES constitutional rights. God Bless Judge Benitez!

Other

Comment #: 32557
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a great supporter of the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32555
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true defender or our rights

Other

Comment #: 32553
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Respects and understands the preservation of an individual's RIGHTS. It's becoming less and less common here in California. Thank you Honorable Judge Benitez.

Other

Comment #: 32552
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A blessing to our Constitution and the state.

Other

Comment #: 32551
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Willing to take a brave stance to truly uphold the core fundamental law and constitutional rights; even if wildly unpopular in CA. A rare trait in present CA.

Other

Comment #: 32549
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a brave Defender of the Constitution and is well deserving of the title "Honorable."

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32451
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Most honest judge this state has ever had. God bless you Judge Benitez

Other

Comment #: 32378
Rating:10.0
Comments:
As a father and lawful firearm owner,I applaud His Honor for having the integrity and strength of character that it took to offer justice in the Duncan v Becerra case rather than permit the flagrantly despicable fad of oath-breaking which has led to a horrible erosion of the Constitution by political and or other gain-hungry jurists and legislators. Thank you, sir...on behalf of my daughter and myself.

Other

Comment #: 32349
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He who defense our constitution is my friend. He/she who doesn't is an enemy of the country

Other

Comment #: 32333
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for standing for liberty and freedom and supporting the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32319
Rating:10.0
Comments:
My overall opinion from reading multiple opinions is he is a well-educated man who stands firm with the constitution.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32307
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A knowledgable and very fair judge.

Other

Comment #: 32306
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Hon. Roger T. Benitez is just that... honorable! Thank you for standing your ground and upholding the constitution from enemies foreign and DOMESTIC!

Other

Comment #: 32304
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank You for knowledge of the Constitution and the rights of the people

Other

Comment #: 32298
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Stays on topic and focuses on law and truth. Good judge.

Other

Comment #: 32296
Rating:10.0
Comments:
My thanks to Judge Benitez for standing up for my civil rights.

Other

Comment #: 32295
Rating:10.0
Comments:
What a judge should be...a credit to the bench. Superior writer as well.

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: 32293
Rating:10.0
Comments:
It is refreshing to find a judge who actually reads and follows the Constitution and USSC precedent instead of issuing outcome based opinions dictated by his/her personal policy preferences.

Other

Comment #: 32292
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Judge Roger T. Benitez is a credit to the bench and to this nation as he understands the US Constitution of which this country was founded on. Our 2A Rights Shall not be infringed! And the State of California must learn that they can't violate the Constitutional right's of firearm owners for political purposes.

Other

Comment #: 32291
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A great judge who respects the constitution and our civil rights, with an incredible gift for legal analysis. A superb writer to boot. Thank you!

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32290
Rating:10.0
Comments:
constitutionalist!

Other

Comment #: 32289
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
As a LEO I take an oath to uphold the Constitution. Do you? And our Constitution recognizes the God given rights enumerated in the Bill of Rights. They need no justification. So when people choose to buy 30 round magazine they do so without needing to justify it for any reason. Thank you Judge Benitez.

Other

Comment #: 32288
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great judge. Actually understands the law and constitution as written by the founders.

Other

Comment #: 32287
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Well done! A excellent decision with respect to our Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32286
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge that believes in the Constitution and bill of rights, good to see. He made a good decision decision on not limiting mag capacity, sorry he reversed that decision.

Other

Comment #: 32273
Rating:1.0
Comments:
Whatever great decisions Judge Benitez has made he blew it on the high capacity magazines. I am a gun owner but there is no need or justification for more than 10 rounds and the cost to society will be in blood sooner or later.

Other

Comment #: 32228
Rating:10.0
Comments:
It is refreshing to see a federal court judge that follows constitutional law in a anti/gun state like California. Thank you judge Benitez for your fair and unbiased judgement on our infringing gun laws in California.

Other

Comment #: 32202
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for upholding California's constitutional 2A rights!

Other

Comment #: 32194
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Respects the constitution

Other

Comment #: 32193
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge who knows the rule of law and respects US Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32192
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This judge is for the people of California.

Other

Comment #: 32180
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Fantastic judge who understands what the people want.

Other

Comment #: 32179
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He is serious about upholding the US Constitution..

Other

Comment #: 32178
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez's written rulings are wonderfully written.

Other

Comment #: 32167
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great Judge that knows what our Constitution means.
We need more Judges like him.

Other

Comment #: 32164
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He clearly understands the purpose of the Constitution and the impediment Government has become in the lives of the People. It would seem he also has a excellent relationship with the words "shall not be infringed'.

Other

Comment #: 32163
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Rules according to the law, not his political bias.

Other

Comment #: 32162
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Fantastic judge

Other

Comment #: 32161
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Even handed and sound reasoning.

Other

Comment #: 32160
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Amazing judge that protects the 2nd amendment rights of the CA law abiding citizens.

Other

Comment #: 32159
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Outstanding judge that honors the constitution over the illegal status quo.

Other

Comment #: 32158
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I appreciate what Hon. Roger T. Benitez is doing for California's law abiding gun owners and our constitutional rights.

Other

Comment #: 32157
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Incredibly well written opinion, enjoinment and stay in the magazine ban case, thank you sir.

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: 32154
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Brilliant judgement and reasoning!

Other

Comment #: 32153
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Sound judgement and reason from the Honorable Roger T. Benitez.

Other

Comment #: 32150
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The Judge who made reasonable judgement, with proper explanation, which is aligned to the law and not to political games, must be respected.

Other

Comment #: 32146
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Outstanding judge that understands the constitution

Other

Comment #: 32144
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A fair and honorable judge.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32142
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Upstanding judge who understands and correctly interprets the Constitution as it was written. Thank you for honorably protecting the rights of law abiding citizens.

Other

Comment #: 32138
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank You... U.S Constitution and Bill of Rights.

Other

Comment #: 32135
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Its not every day you see a Judge who stays true to the interpretation of the 2nd article of the Bill of Rights, He has shown integrity and impartiality in his ruling despite the unprofessional of behavior of the Californian AG. As the son of lawful Immigrant he is also an inspiration to me as he is also an immigrant himself, he is a shining example of what all immigrants and 1st Generation Americans should strive for. Keep up the good fight Your Honor, I feel like I speak for many immigrant families when I say that.

Other

Comment #: 32133
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The Honorable Judge Roger T. Benitez is an excellent example of a judge who interprets the US Constitution as the framers meant it. His ruling that CA PC 32310 was unconstitutional allowed we Pro-2A Californians a feel, for at least a week, of what Constitutional freedom means. This state and country needs more judges like him.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32132
Rating:9.9
Comments:
10

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: 32131
Rating:10.0
Comments:
even handed, intelligent justice

Other

Comment #: 32130
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A patriot who understands the value of liberty.

Other

Comment #: 32128
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Judge Benitez for upholding the Constitution and Bill of Rights, and defending our freedom here in CA. Outstanding presentation of facts while leaving out biased personal opinions. Thank you!!

Court Staff

Comment #: 32127
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Its refreshing to know, that in this day and age, there is someone who still believes and upholds the U.S. Constitution. Too often we find individuals imputing their own spin on the law of the land. Our rights were not given to us by the U.S. Constitution, but instead, it is protected by it.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32126
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thanks for our small taste of freedom. No matter how brief it was. It was because of you that it happened. God Bless you ,SIR.

Other

Comment #: 32125
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Your Honor, I truly appreciate your decision to find "High Cap Magazines" Unconstitutional. Affirming the Rights of the law-abiding is a breath of fresh air.

Other

Comment #: 32124
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Knows the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32123
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Your Honor, I truly appreciate your decision to find "High Cap Magazines" Unconstitutional. Affirming the Rights of the law-abiding is a breath of fresh air.

Thank You,

Rogelio Landgrave Jr.

Other

Comment #: 32122
Rating:10.0
Comments:
St. Benitez our savior

Other

Comment #: 32121
Rating:10.0
Comments:
As and import from behind the iron curtain, I am 100% in support of the US constitution 1A and 2A. Without them there will be no other! Thank you for upholding and doing the what is needed to protect us from the tyrants that I have experienced pre 1989!

Other

Comment #: 32120
Rating:10.0
Comments:
My faith in the Constitution has been restored!!! Thank you !!!

Other

Comment #: 32119
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for giving us back our 2nd Amendment Rights. God Bless USA and Freedom... Our most precious gift.

Other

Comment #: 32118
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A Judge that protects the USA Constitution, the safety of small people, old people, and our homes.

Other

Comment #: 32116
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge with a spot on interpretation of the constution.

Other

Comment #: 32115
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Writes very complete and thorough legal reviews and does not impose his personal opinions into any of them! Does just what a judge should do...upholds the law and does not create his own!

Other

Comment #: 32114
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Exceptional jurist who respects his duty to uphold the law through the Constitution, which is currently a very very rare trait.

Other

Comment #: 32113
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great Judge with a spot on interpretation of the constution. Very thorough and logical in arriving at his decision.

Other

Comment #: 32112
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Follows constitutional law. Not agenda driven hype.

Other

Comment #: 32110
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge who respects the Constitution as written.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32108
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true American and Patriot!

Other

Comment #: 32105
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
He has a great appreciation of the Constitution of the USA and he is a great patriot!

Thank you!

Other

Comment #: 32103
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you sir for interpreting the Second Amendment as it meant. Nice to see a judge that has not succombed to the liberal ideology of California.

Other

Comment #: 32102
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An exceptional Judge who follows the constitution as written. A great candidate for SCOTUS.

Other

Comment #: 32101
Rating:10.0
Comments:
It is refreshing to find a judge like Judge Benitez who actually interprets the Constitution as it was written, instead of trying to use it to legislate from the bench. Justice Benitez has a nice ring to it, don't you think?

Other

Comment #: 32099
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge who understands, follows, and respects the US Constitution. A great CA judge

Other

Comment #: 32098
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An outstanding judge who values and follows the Constitution of the United States.

Other

Comment #: 32096
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Excellent written explanation of why the "standard magazine" ban in California is unconstitutional. The interpretation, references, and attention to detail were outstanding. There are hundreds of thousands of Californians that fully support the Bill of Rights, Constitution, etc.

We appreciate the factual nature of the DUNCAN vs. BACERRA position.

Other

Comment #: 32095
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Upholds the constitution and should be considered a role model for anyone aspiring to be a judge some day.

Other

Comment #: 32092
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This man is a Saint. He holds individual rights and freedoms at the highest level.

Other

Comment #: 32091
Rating:10.0
Comments:
What a wonderful judge. Finally, a CA judge who truly follows and respects the US Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32090
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally, a judge who is thoughtful, articulate, understands and supports the US Constitution and how it has withstood centuries regardless of changing concerns! Thank you Judge Benitez!

Other

Comment #: 32089
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A man for the people

Other

Comment #: 32086
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fair, reasonable and highly intelligent. Understands law and does not bend to political pressure.

Other

Comment #: 32085
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally a judge in California who basis rulings on the law, not political opinion

Other

Comment #: 32084
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A rare judge in the 9th district that follows and preserves the constitution, instead of legislating from the bench based off emotion to remove the rights of the people.

Other

Comment #: 32080
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Need more Judges in CA like Benitez who actually hold individual rights in as high a regard as those who framed our Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32079
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He is preserving American freedoms. He understands that we are a republic and he is sworn to uphold the constitution. Thank you for doing your job.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32078
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fair, reasonable and highly intelligent.

Other

Comment #: 32076
Rating:10.0
Comments:
"speed" read his opinion on the decision. Made sense to me well the stuff that I can interpret. -Cire 5th

Other

Comment #: 32074
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Anyone saying that magazine size is not covered by the Bill of Rights does not understand the purpose of the 2nd amendment.

Other

Comment #: 32072
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great judge ! Follows the Constitution

Probation or Pretrial Officer

Comment #: 32071
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Greatest Constitutional Judge in California. He knows his history, the facts on gun violence and adheres to the meaning that the Founding Fathers intended with the Constitution.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32070
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great judge. Understands the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32069
Rating:10.0
Comments:
True patriot and supporter of the US Constitution

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: 32067
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Benitez does a great job of following the law as it is written including its intent and not interjecting his own opinions and biases. He uses plain and simple logic to articulate his decisions.

Other

Comment #: 32066
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez protects the US Constitution.

Court Staff

Comment #: 32065
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I'm a court reporter, and this judge is a truly exceptional part of our justice system. 10/10.

Other

Comment #: 32064
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez protect the US Constitution, we need more judge liked him in ALL Federal and States courts.

Other

Comment #: 32063
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez diplays something that is far too rare these days in a federal judge, a strong belief in the U.S. Constitution and the protections it is supposed to ensure for all American as well as the integrity to deliver that protection in a ruling.

Other

Comment #: 32062
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is the first Federal Judge to promote liberty and to use the Constitution as a guide.

Other

Comment #: 32058
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez bases his decisions on the US Constitution and does not allow partisanship or politics to play a role. We need more Judges like him!

Other

Comment #: 32057
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Upholding the U.S. Constitution is the single most important thing a judge can do.

Prosecutor

Comment #: 32056
Rating:10.0
Comments:
What a judge should be. Rules based on written laws, not current political fads.

Court Staff

Comment #: 32055
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A very fair, professional judge.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32054
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Honorable constitutional judge

Other

Comment #: 32053
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez bases his decisions on the US Constitution and does not allow partisanship or politics to play a role. We need more Judges like him!

Court Staff

Comment #: 32052
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Very fair judge.

Other

Comment #: 32051
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Our judges are very important and their understanding of the US constitution is important as well.

Other

Comment #: 32048
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Greatest Constitutional Judge in California. He knows his history, the facts on gun violence and adheres to the meaning that the Founding Fathers intended with the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32047
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Best Constitutionalist judge.

Other

Comment #: 32045
Rating:9.0
Comments:
The Hon. Judge Rodger T. Benitez (RTB) Arms Judge, is an Honor to the Judicial System.
He has set forth in motion , the True meaning of the rule of law our Founding Fathers fought to preserve. Bless you and others behind you .

Other

Comment #: 32044
Rating:10.0
Comments:
His temperament and conscientious reading and interpretation of the U.S. Constitution is exemplary and a testament to his intellectual capacity to apply the founders intent in upholding the Bill of Rights.

Litigant

Comment #: 32043
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Defender of our Rights to Keep and Bear Arms. Thanks Judge, We hee in California owe you one.

Other

Comment #: 32041
Rating:8.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a non-partisan type of a Judge who exercises and bases his decision on the merits of the US Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32038
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Judge Benitez is an honor to his profession. He is clear, concise and correct in his interpretations of law and his rulings.

Other

Comment #: 32036
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Sets the standard for proper Judicial Jurisprudence.

Other

Comment #: 32035
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Defender of Constitution!

Other

Comment #: 32034
Rating:10.0
Comments:
What a guy!

Other

Comment #: 32033
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The Honorable Judge Roger T. Benitez has a sharp legal mind, is student and enforcer of the U.S. Constitution and a hero to all those who love liberty.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32032
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This man has the legal mind and common sense judicial skills that that this great countries forefathers wanted.. There is not a more true American in 2019 than Judge Benitez’s god Bless You Sir

Other

Comment #: 32029
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Fair and thorough

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32028
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A Constitutionalist and a true American!

Other

Comment #: 32027
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thoughtful judge, constitutionalist, solid.

Other

Comment #: 32026
Rating:10.0
Comments:
fair, honest, eloquent, persuasive, constitutionalist

Other

Comment #: 32025
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The honorable Roger T Benitez stood up for the gun owning community in CA. A group that sees too many of our rights trampled by the state legislature as well as the governor and atty general. He did a masterful job in Duncan vs Becerra.

Other

Comment #: 32023
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Unlike those California state government officials, Judge Benitez, without question, takes his oath to uphold and defend the U.S. Constitution seriously and without bias.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 32022
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez has proven that he actually cares about our rights.

Other

Comment #: 32019
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally a constitutionalist judge. All is not lost.

Other

Comment #: 32018
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Hon. Roger T. Benitez is a true constitutionalist which I admire, we need more like him.

Other

Comment #: 32017
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true jurist. A man who cares about the constitution and won’t let it be trampled on by anyone.

Other

Comment #: 32016
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fantastic defender of the constitution as they all should! Thank you Judge Benitez.

Other

Comment #: 32014
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I am proud that our rights in CA were not overlooked and finally realized as unconstitutional. You have given me hope in our state that believes in overstepping the constitution.Thank you Judge. You have our full support on fighting this!

Other

Comment #: 32013
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Follows the Constitution, which is refreshing these days.

Other

Comment #: 32012
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Constitution upheld by this man, just as it should be.

Other

Comment #: 32007
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Excellent Judge. True defender of the US Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32006
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An outstanding legal mind, cogent and persuasive. Makes an incredible contribution to the betterment of the judiciary. Highly recommend.

Other

Comment #: 32005
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This Judge uses the Constitution and the Laws of the USA. He reminds me of Justice Scalia (may he rest in Peace). Thank you for doing the right thing and keep up the good work!

Other

Comment #: 32003
Rating:10.0
Comments:
So pleased with your reasoned decision re "high cap" mags in CA. It is wonderful, and refreshing, to hear decisions based on the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 32002
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
WELL DONE JUDGE, YOU WILL NOW BE HATED RIGHT ALONG WITH THE REST OF US CONSERVATIVES.
BRAVO JUDGE,

Other

Comment #: 32001
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez proves that there is still hope for the U.S. Constitution and the state of California.

Other

Comment #: 31998
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez has proven that he is one who will defend the US Constitution and protect our rights. We need more judges like him. It is quite refreshing to see a judge behave with integrity while other judges appear to make politically influenced rulings.

Other

Comment #: 31996
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Saint Benitez.

Other

Comment #: 31995
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The oath Judge Benitez took to defend the Constitution of the United States of America and it's Amendments means something to this honorable Judge and it shows in his ruling striking down the unconstitutionality of the California +10 round magazine ban.

Other

Comment #: 31993
Rating:10.0
Comments:
a well researched and written decision following the founding fathers wisdom , standing up for our rights against the fear or idiocy of the elected officials

Other

Comment #: 31991
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Honest and a constitutionalist.
We need more Judges with the same backbone
on the bench.

Litigant

Comment #: 31989
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Individual liberty and freedom are not outmoded concepts. “The judiciary is – and is often the only – protector of individual rights that are at the heart of our democracy.”

Litigant

Comment #: 31988
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
We need a Judge that follows the Constitution. Why is the 1st amendment so protected but the 2nd can be ripped apart depending on who is in charge of the state. This isn’t about who is right in the argument about guns. It is about following the rights given.The 2nd protects the rights of an American who wants to exercise his right to own firearms. That right “Shall not be Infringed” ....there is a problem when we can pick and choose when a right can be taken away. Thank you Judge Benitez for following the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31987
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally, a Constitutionalist judge!

Other

Comment #: 31986
Rating:10.0
Comments:
We need more judges that will adhere to the founding documents as they are written. Its what has allowed us to prosper as the greatest country in the world and why eveyone seeks to be an American.

Other

Comment #: 31985
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez understands that freedom means responsibility. We need more like him nationwide. Thank you

Other

Comment #: 31984
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Most logical judge in the state of California. very fair to the people.

Other

Comment #: 31983
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A solid judge who will make the right legal decision, even if it is politically unpopular.

Other

Comment #: 31982
Rating:10.0
Comments:
No nonsense judge. His job is to defend the constitution and he does just that, no bending over backwards mental gymnastics to justify infringements like certain high profile judges.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31981
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true constitutionalist, this man understands and interprets the true meaning of our founding fathers and isn’t afraid to interpret true meaning when it goes against the ideas of tyrannical government officials.

Other

Comment #: 31980
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez has made a powerful argument in support of individual liberties. I would rate higher if I could.

Litigant

Comment #: 31979
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Benitez's commitment and reasoning where the law is concerned is second to none. Very well thought out and fair decisions.

Other

Comment #: 31978
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Give this guy a raise. It's nice to see someone stand up to the joke we have as AG in CA.
Becerrito is a joke that thinks everything else is unconstitutional but he is a disgrace for us real Mexicans.

Other

Comment #: 31976
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Give this guy a raise. It's nice to see someone stand up to the joke we have as AG in CA.
Becerrito is a joke that thinks everything else is unconstitutional but he is a disgrace for us real Mexicans.

Other

Comment #: 31970
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a true Constitutionalist and a patriot for justice.

Other

Comment #: 31969
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A reasonable judge that understands 2nd Amendment rights. He is a 10 in the eyes of this American.

Other

Comment #: 31968
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This judge interprets the true meaning of the Constitution, defers to Supreme Court precedent, and applies realistic common sense to his rulings. He is an honorable man and a great credit to the federal judiciary.

Other

Comment #: 31967
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I commend Judge Benitez for restoring some of the 2nd Amendment rights to the law abiding citizens of California!

Other

Comment #: 31965
Rating:10.0
Comments:
one of the top 5 smartest judges

Other

Comment #: 31964
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An American by choice yet understands the Constitution better than most. If just for a movement, he unshackled the chains from CA gun owners.

Probation or Pretrial Officer

Comment #: 31961
Rating:9.3
Comments:
What a pleasure to deal with. You can't beat his combination of compassion and intellect.

Other

Comment #: 31960
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
One of the best Judges

Other

Comment #: 31958
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This man deserves the utmost respect. I greatly appreciate his willingness to defend the Constitution, and his actions to reinforce the principles set forth. This judge uses logic, common sense, and principles to guide him, and I am truly grateful. Thank you, Judge Benitez!

Other

Comment #: 31957
Rating:10.0
Comments:
It is gratifying to see a Federal Judge that takes the Constitution and the Judiciary's role in limiting government overreach seriously, even for unpopular rights.

Other

Comment #: 31956
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An honorable, self-thinking judge....the Constitution, common sense, and practicality rules!

Court Staff

Comment #: 31955
Rating:10.0
Comments:
My favorite judge by far!!

Other

Comment #: 31954
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
An honorable, self-thinking judge....the Constitution, common sense, and practicality rules!

Other

Comment #: 31952
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you honorable Judge Benitez for all the hard word and loyalty to our Country and Constitution.
I wish we had more people in Our Country and especially in California that follows and respects the law of our land.

Thank you again

Other

Comment #: 31951
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31950
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Clear understanding of the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31949
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A highly respected and fearless constitutional law expert! He is diligent, competent, committed to fairness and impartiality. An Honorable man!

Other

Comment #: 31948
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally someone that has actually read Constitution.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31947
Rating:10.0
Comments:
"The Second Amendment does not exist to protect the right to bear down pillows and foam baseball bats."

Other

Comment #: 31946
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Very honest and grateful to have a judge with integrity for our constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31944
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Honest, thoughtful, brilliant, constitutional, and brave judge.

Other

Comment #: 31943
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge who has actually read the Constitution in this day and age -- Benitez is a rare find in California. I wish him many fruitful years on the bench.

Other

Comment #: 31942
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally a California judge who understands the constitution. Please promote this man to the 9th circuit.

Other

Comment #: 31941
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for basing your decisions on the U.S. Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31939
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He is a judge that respects and understands the constitution as our founding fathers intended.

Other

Comment #: 31938
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Thank you for doing whats right!

Other

Comment #: 31937
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A Judge that understands and respects the US Constitution...

Other

Comment #: 31936
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He knows the Constitution, the law and has a keen, logical, objective mind.

Other

Comment #: 31935
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Applied Constitutional rights correctly when he declared the California magazine ban unconstitutional. Hopefully this is the start of Californians regaining rights that shouldn’t have been illegally stripped.

Other

Comment #: 31934
Rating:10.0
Comments:
We need more judges like Judge Benitez. Fair and not influence by popular culture or a specific party. This judge rules based on what the law says. Thank you for upholding the rule of law and protecting our rights.

Other

Comment #: 31933
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A constitutional judge that defended my civic rights.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31932
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true constatutional judge. Thank you for standing up for what is right.

Other

Comment #: 31931
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Protect 2A! Thanks to this judge who is fighting for our rights.

Other

Comment #: 31930
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This judge stands up for constitutional rights and put his public reputation on the line by defending the 2A. Thank you Judge Benitez for using your mind and not caving to the MSM such as so many other politicians and judges easily do.

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 31929
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Excellent

Other

Comment #: 31928
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a fair and judicious judge. Clear thinking and rigorous with his own judgement. He is unswayed by politicizing, and goes to the Constitution, and uncommon common sense.
Glad to have him on the bench, and glad to have him in California.

Other

Comment #: 31926
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for defending our constitution!

Other

Comment #: 31925
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Extremely through and well researched opinions. Expert on Constitutional law.

Other

Comment #: 31924
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Despite negative reviews from lawyers, etc, this judge stands up for the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and for all Californians and Americans who are the recipients of the protections provided in those special, unique documents, which are the foundation of this country’s continuing existence and prosperity. The CA legislature and mob-demos overreached their authority and were duly smacked straight by a well-written, thoughtful, Constitutional order, full of citations, logic, and conclusions backed by research. Despite the negative reviews, this man stands for what matters in the end, freedom.

Other

Comment #: 31923
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for protecting our constitution rights! We all know the number of ammunition in a magazine does not make a gun more or less dangerous since it's just an arbitrary number. If the criminals get standard magazines, so should LAW ABIDING citizens. We appreciate all you do!

Other

Comment #: 31922
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fair judge with excellent constitutional understanding.

Other

Comment #: 31921
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge who understands our constitution and supports the average citizen.

Other

Comment #: 31920
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a reasonable and constitutional jurist. Thank you for your work.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31919
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Benitez GETS IT

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31918
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This judge truly knows what it means to be an American.

Other

Comment #: 31917
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true protector of our constitution and the rights of the people of this country. Judge Benitez knows right from wrong and will not compromise due to political correctness. Thanks you Judge Benitez!

Other

Comment #: 31916
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Thank You for restoring our freedom under the 2A...
Outstanding Judge .

Other

Comment #: 31915
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great Constitutionalist

Other

Comment #: 31912
Rating:10.0
Comments:
One of the brightest minds of our time who will protect the constitution of the United States.

Other

Comment #: 31911
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Criminals don't follow the laws so gun laws largely impact law abiding citizens and cripple their ability to defend themsleves. Good to see someone with common sense for a change - how refreshing.

Constitution of United States of America 1789 (rev. 1992)

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed

Other

Comment #: 31910
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally a judge who believes in the Constitution. Thank you Judge Benitez for standing up for "We the People".

Other

Comment #: 31909
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally a California Judge who isn’t afraid .
A believer in the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31908
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge capable of rendering decisions based on the Constitution, an extremely valuable quality that deserves recognition by his peers.

Other

Comment #: 31906
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally a Judge who followed the constitution and not the political climate.

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: 31905
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An extraordinary gentleman with a lot of integrity. Follows the letter of the law without bias. An excellent example on how our justice system should be represented.

Other

Comment #: 31904
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true American. He interprets the Constitution in it's original intent.

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: 31901
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great judge that follows the true meaning of the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31900
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Truly believes in the Constitution

Other

Comment #: 31899
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An outstanding man who understands the true purpose of the Constitution

Other

Comment #: 31898
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Judge for doing what is right regarding California's unlawful and unconstitutional actions regarding the 2nd Amendment. You would make a fine Supreme Court Justice in my opinion.

Other

Comment #: 31897
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Supremely competent on constitutional matters. A great defender of freedom.

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 31896
Rating:9.1
Comments:
Thank you for what you have done for our state

Court Staff

Comment #: 31895
Rating:9.9
Comments:
As a Court employee, I see the Judges' in there non-public persona. Judge Benitez is a very observant and thoughtful, with a calm and steady demeanor. I wish all our 9th Circuit Judges were of his caliber.

Other

Comment #: 31893
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A True American patriot and what every judge should be. A defender of freedom in the face of tyranny.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31891
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true American.

Other

Comment #: 31890
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Defending the freedom of the people A man of extreme integrity and courage.

Other

Comment #: 31889
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a true judge sticking to the constitution and not corrupted idiotic California legislators. Hope more cases go to him regarding rights, especially 2A rights since the CA government wants to get rid of it.

Other

Comment #: 31888
Rating:10.0
Comments:
God bless you , sir, for guiding America away from what is in your homeland of Cuba.
We desperately need more like you, especially on the Supreme Courts.

Other

Comment #: 31887
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Defending the freedom of the people

Other

Comment #: 31883
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Supremely competent on constitutional matters. A great defender of freedom.

Other

Comment #: 31882
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A man of extreme integrity and courage.

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: 31881
Rating:9.4
Comments:
Reasonable

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 31880
Rating:9.9
Comments:
Hon Judge Benitez should be on the Supreme Court

Other

Comment #: 31878
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez should be on the Supreme Court

Other

Comment #: 31876
Rating:10.0
Comments:
One of the few government officials in California who is willing to uphold and defend the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31875
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Defender of Freedom in the face of Tyranny.

Other

Comment #: 31873
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Hon. Benitez
Upholds the US constitution that our founding fathers have created..

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31872
Rating:10.0
Comments:
more judges that have it to stand up for unlawful laws.

Other

Comment #: 31871
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Honors the Constitution of the United States and the precedent of the Supreme Court.

Other

Comment #: 31870
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Very professional judge with integrity and honesty. We need more judges like him.

Other

Comment #: 31868
Rating:10.0
Comments:
It's great to finally have a Jurist that supports the Constitution and the People of California.

Other

Comment #: 31867
Rating:10.0
Comments:
One of the few jurists who actually appears to understand and adhere to the Constitution.

Judge preserving American freedoms. We need more judges like him, that actually work toward preserving human rights. Excellent jurist for SCOTUS!

Other

Comment #: 31866
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Best Judge in my Lifetime

Other

Comment #: 31865
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Amazing judge who actually cared about the rights of the people and have their interest at heart! Keep up the good work Judge Benitez!

Prosecutor

Comment #: 31863
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Non-activist, impartial judge that interprets the law as written

Other

Comment #: 31862
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Is a good and moral person who has America's interest at heart.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31861
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Writes a great argument in favor of common sense laws

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31860
Rating:10.0
Comments:
One of the greatest judges of our time

Other

Comment #: 31859
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for doing what you feel is right. You have a lot of supporters behind you!

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31858
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a true civil rights leader!

Other

Comment #: 31857
Rating:10.0
Comments:
We all thank you for defending the bill of rights.

Other

Comment #: 31856
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This judge understands the foundation of which states and federal government meet at: the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31855
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I find this judge to be fair and honest to support the 2nd amendment.

Other

Comment #: 31854
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is fair and upheld the bill of rights in his ruling and stay in Duncan v Becerra. Firearms are a constitutionally protected right as upheld in Heller v DC. Mr. Benitez applied fact and reason to defend his position and he made the right decision in this and other cases. Thank you Your Honor for restoring our rights in this infringing state called California.

Other

Comment #: 31853
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Hon. Roger T. Benitez understands, respects and protects the Constitution.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31851
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Amazing Judge. Breath of fresh air for liberty. We humbly thank you your Honor.

Other

Comment #: 31850
Rating:10.0
Comments:
What Roger Benitez has done for the citizens of California will not be forgotten. Truly an honorable man.

Other

Comment #: 31849
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge preserving American freedoms. We need more judges like him. That actually work Toward preserving human rights. Recommend for SCOTUS!

Other

Comment #: 31848
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Every judge takes an oath to uphold the law, but Judge Benitez actually takes that commitment seriously. Thank you for defending liberty in California!

Other

Comment #: 31847
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Understands the constitution. Should be on SCOTUS. Single-handedly put the creep of communism on hold. A patriot and a true arbiter of justice.

THANK YOU JUDGE BENITEZ

Other

Comment #: 31846
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fighting for what's right. Need more judges like him

Other

Comment #: 31845
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez, in his wisdom, saw to it that the U.S. Constitution was upheld against highly oppressive legislation in California. Instead of legislating from the bench, he bases his decisions on presentable facts, not emotions. We need more judges like him who uphold individual rights and preserve freedom.

Other

Comment #: 31844
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A California Jurist who understands and better yet implements Constitutional law.

Other

Comment #: 31842
Rating:10.0
Comments:
One of the few jurists who actually appears to understand and adhere to the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31840
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
As a non practicing licensed attorney, I found this federal district court judge’s opinion a fabulous counter narrative to the State’s bleakly oppressive, and likely unconstitutional overreaching. I’m curious to see the outcome. But in the meantime, one unassailable observation is worth repeating- “Gavin Newsom is the magazine salesman of the decade” ...

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 31837
Rating:10.0
Comments:
One of the few level headed judges, that put the constitution ahead of politics

Other

Comment #: 31836
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Excellent judge, need more like him

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 31835
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A gentleman and a scholar.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31834
Rating:9.6
Comments:
Excellent Judge. A hero of all patriots in California for defending the 2nd amendment.

Other

Comment #: 31833
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fighting for what's right.

Other

Comment #: 31831
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Respects and abides by the Constitution. Is fair, reasonable, and researches extensively before making his decision. Judges on facts rather than fiction. We need more Hon. Roger T. Benitez in this world

Other

Comment #: 31830
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Doing the lords work. Thank you your honor for upholding the United States constitution and supporting our rights as Americans.

Other

Comment #: 31828
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I could tell Judge Benitez truly just pursue Juris prudence to the utmost with how he pursues his rulings. He is truly a well rounded gentlemen.

Other

Comment #: 31827
Rating:10.0
Comments:
still defends our rights unlike other politicians and judges

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31826
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fantastic man who truly understands individual rights.

Other

Comment #: 31824
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge that understands and honors the constitutional rights of citizens. Is not persuaded by politicians trying to strip away the rights of the people. Uses logic and facts when applying the law.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31823
Rating:10.0
Comments:
True American hero. Thank you.

Other

Comment #: 31822
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Thank you for giving us our rights back #2nd Amendment

Other

Comment #: 31820
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
God bless this man for defending America in the face of the communist Regime which seeks to destroy our right to defend ourselves from tyranny. Shame on Gavin and Beccera.

Other

Comment #: 31819
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez cares about the rights of the people.

Other

Comment #: 31817
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is exemplary of the kind of judge we should aspire to seat on our courts. He rules based on logic and the law rather than convoluted mental gymnastics to push an agenda.

It is shocking to me that it has taken nearly 20 years, and more than ten years since Heller for a judge to start ruling against California’s unconstitutional infringements on Second Amendment Rights.

His ruling finding CAPC32310 unconstitutional rightly criticized Bacerra’s cavalier use of heresay rather than evidence in support of California’s infringements, which is emblematic of California’s disregard for the rights of its citizens.

His judgement lays out clear and logical reasoning (with cited factual incidents supporting it even) for his finding, something that hasn’t been seen in a ruling on a Second Amendment case in California in far too many years.

If we had more judges like Benitez on our courts perhaps California wouldn’t be in the sorry state it is today.

Other

Comment #: 31816
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A great judge that knows what he is talking about and has sound judgement. Would be a great candidate for the supreme court.

Other

Comment #: 31815
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great Judge

Other

Comment #: 31814
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Uses sound logic and reason in his decisions. That is a severely lacking quality on the west coast. Thank you for allowing myself and others to feel free, if only for a week. I can only hope that your actions and opinions will one day lead to California being free from idiocy once again.

Other

Comment #: 31812
Rating:10.0
Comments:
LEO here, and it's great to see a judge that is not making rulings based on politics.

Other

Comment #: 31809
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An absolute patriot, who understands and defends the constitution of America.

Other

Comment #: 31808
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
God bless you PATRIOT. IM 80 years young and never in my life did I ever think I would see such a tyrannical government we in California live under.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31806
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Honors the Constitution as the Law of the Land of the Free.

Stands up for what is right despite what is easy. Shows strong moral character

God Bless you Honorable Judge Benetiz

Other

Comment #: 31805
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Honors the Constitution as the Law of the Land of the Free.

God Bless you Honorable Judge Benetiz

Other

Comment #: 31804
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Stands up for what is right despite what is easy. Shows strong moral character. Thank you Hon. Benitez!

Other

Comment #: 31802
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a true American Patriot! He stands by and with the constitution and that is something that is very important to me.

Other

Comment #: 31799
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a saint and a patriot. Hopefully his initial decision stands, and we can get out constitutional rights back little by little in this God forsaken state.

Other

Comment #: 31798
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Uphels my constitutional right despite opposition from a very vocal anti-gun majority in CA. My rights are not up for debate. Thank you so very much

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31797
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Upholds the standards of the US Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31796
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A+

Other

Comment #: 31793
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Faithful to the Constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31792
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Rules based on the Constitution, not his own political agenda.

Other

Comment #: 31791
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Upholds the constitution with impartial discernment.

Other

Comment #: 31788
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for standing up for our rights, it’s nice someone in this state for once cares about the average citizen

Other

Comment #: 31787
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for fighting for our constitutional rights.

Other

Comment #: 31786
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for upholding the constitution

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31785
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Good judge

Other

Comment #: 31783
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Thank you for interpreting the constitution correctly and fighting for our rights.

Other

Comment #: 31782
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Stands for the people of CA

Other

Comment #: 31781
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I support the Honorable Roger T. Benitez.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31780
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Upholds the law in a fair manner

Other

Comment #: 31779
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The constitutional judge that we need, a saint to all liberty-lovers out there.

Other

Comment #: 31778
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Fair judge who supports the rights of the people.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31776
Rating:10.0
Comments:
We Love You! Keep up the good work, you are what this country needs!

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31775
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Brilliant defender of our second amendment rights.

Other

Comment #: 31774
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The Patron Saint of the Second Amendment!

Other

Comment #: 31772
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for standing up for us and the 2nd amendment!

Other

Comment #: 31770
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thanks for upholding the 2nd amendment.

Other

Comment #: 31768
Rating:9.0
Comments:
As a former LE officer, hats off to this judge and his commitment to keeping our community safe and upholding 2A rights.

Other

Comment #: 31767
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Constitutionally sound.

Other

Comment #: 31766
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Truly stands up for the people.

Other

Comment #: 31765
Rating:10.0
Comments:
If following the letter and intent if the law is what you need, the Honorable Roger Benitez is your guy. If you’re looking for somebody to ignore facts, logic, and the law, look elsewhere.

Other

Comment #: 31763
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Finally a judge that stands up for American values and the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31762
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Appears to have an excellent understanding of matters presented, acting rationally when it counts. Thank you for your service.

Other

Comment #: 31760
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Thank you for upholding the constitution for us in CA

Other

Comment #: 31758
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great judge, ruling as the Constitution had intended who is in touch with the real world and recognizes the importance of the Constitution and all its Amendments. A stellar American and true patriot!

Other

Comment #: 31757
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Understands the definition of american freedom as a necessary value. God bless Roger T. Benitez.

Other

Comment #: 31756
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Brilliant Person

Other

Comment #: 31755
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Glad to see someone willing to stand up for what is right!

Other

Comment #: 31754
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez, a true patriot, interprets the constitution the way our founders intended. He defends the liberties all Americans are entitled to.

Other

Comment #: 31753
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Judge Benitez

Other

Comment #: 31752
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A Judge that respects the Constitution and the rights of average citizens without obvious political bias or a political agenda

Other

Comment #: 31751
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
An excellent and fair District Judge.

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 31750
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge that actually respects fact based law and logic unlike many others at this level in California with obvious political bias. A rare specimen indeed.

Other

Comment #: 31749
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Hon. Judge Roger T Benitez for making our rights on par with the rest of the United States.

Other

Comment #: 31748
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Finally someone with some common sense

Other

Comment #: 31746
Rating:9.0
Comments:
Refreshing to see a judge at this level make ruling based on established rulings and logic rather than political agendas.

Other

Comment #: 31745
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
Finally a judge that respects civil rights and upholds the constitution.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31743
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez knows how to see each side of an issue and always keeps himself out of the issue and looks at issues objectively.

Other

Comment #: 31742
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Actually read the Constitution, and believes in a person's right to protect themselves. All gun laws are human rights violations.

Civil Litigation - Govt.

Comment #: 31741
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Rarely in this state do we see a Judge exercise rationality and objectivity in the manner that Judge Benitez has. Whether you agree with the ruling or not, he has demonstrated that his priority is addressing the constitutionality of laws, and not judicial activism. The citizens of this state whose rights have long been infringed upon applaud this long-coming rightint of a wrong.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31739
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Roger T. Benitez believes in fairness and justice for all!

Other

Comment #: 31738
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you!

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31736
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you Judge Benitez for doing your part to bring common sense law making to CA. We need more like you.

Other

Comment #: 31734
Rating:10.0
Comments:
It’s amazing to see someone who actually supports the constitution and believes that rights are rights, not something to be restricted beyond recognition.

Other

Comment #: 31733
Rating:10.0
Comments:
His ruling on the California mag ban is nothing but stellar. Read the full document and love how his arguments are presented. Using logic and statistics, he is able to prove his point in a concise manner. Love this guy!

Other

Comment #: 31732
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This man understands our rights as citizens under our constitution and bill of rights. We need more judges like him.

Other

Comment #: 31731
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This man seems to be the only Judge in CA that has his head on straight. Keep up the great work Judge Benitez!

Other

Comment #: 31730
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A very good man.

Other

Comment #: 31728
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Understands actual constitutional in the face of opposition. Through and accurate. Great judge!

Other

Comment #: 31726
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a person and professional abundant in integrity for our nation and its founding principles. Unlike the many "politically" correct SOB that cares not for what is right, but lie and deceits for their own bias political agendas.

Other

Comment #: 31724
Rating:9.0
Comments:
Very thorough in his most recent case. Can't believe it took this long to get some basic common sense for a CA District

Other

Comment #: 31723
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This man is proof that some immigrants are far more American than some of those who were born here. Thank you for your judicial service, Hon. Benitez.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31721
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Defender of the people!

Other

Comment #: 31720
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez is a defender of our rights as Americans.

Other

Comment #: 31719
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Founding Fathers are proud.

Other

Comment #: 31718
Rating:10.0
Comments:
In a time where the ideals of our founding fathers are being trampled upon, this man’s defense of the Constitution is encouraging. Thankful for his prudent judgement.

Other

Comment #: 31717
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for supporting the 2nd amendment

Other

Comment #: 31715
Rating:10.0
Comments:
This man is a personal hero of mine.

Other

Comment #: 31714
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you!

Other

Comment #: 31713
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Renders his decision based on facts, not feelings. Upholds the Constitution, an American Patriot.

Other

Comment #: 31712
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Secured our 2A rights, even if it was for a short time.

Other

Comment #: 31711
Rating:10.0
Comments:
defends the constitution from idiots.

Other

Comment #: 31710
Rating:10.0
Comments:
FREEDOOOOM

Other

Comment #: 31709
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Best Judge ever a true American Patriot and constitutionalists

Litigant

Comment #: 31708
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Great judge! Level headed and fair. Reasonable and just while following the constitution.

Other

Comment #: 31707
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Upholds the constitution

Other

Comment #: 31706
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Do not disgrace Lord Saint Benitez.

10/10 and gets an A+

Thank you for your service.

Other

Comment #: 31705
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge that understands both the spirit, and letter of the law and is not afraid to uphold the personal rights of citizens even in the face of opposition, thank you Judge Benitez, if only we had more of you

Other

Comment #: 31700
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Upholding the constitution better than california

Other

Comment #: 31699
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Thank you for respecting the 2nd Amendment and Constitution

Other

Comment #: 31698
Rating:10.0
Comments:
True hero who continues to defend our freedom

Litigant

Comment #: 31696
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Hero to all Americans

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Comment #: 31695
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Like Thomas Jefferson but a bit more tan.

Other

Comment #: 31694
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A true God amongst men.

Other

Comment #: 31693
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A logical man in a state of illogical people.

Other

Comment #: 31692
Rating:10.0
Comments:
An American hero.

Other

Comment #: 31688
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I stand up for Benitez who stood up to the anti 2a tryrants in CA

Other

Comment #: 31687
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Honorable, smart, fair, upheld the law. Good man all around.

Other

Comment #: 31685
Rating:10.0
Comments:
I trust Benitez to stand up for what is right, gun or not.

Other

Comment #: 31684
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Courageous judge who will fight for our rights.

Other

Comment #: 31683
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Interprets the law as it should be. Doesn’t use his platform to advance his ideals

Other

Comment #: 31682
Rating:10.0
Comments:
Judge Benitez stands for the constitution and the fundamental rights of the people of this great country!

Other

Comment #: 31681
Rating:10.0
Comments:
A judge with common sense, and with a backbone to protect our 2nd amendment rights.

Other

Comment #: 31680
Rating:10.0
Comments:
He doesn't use his position to be a political activist. He simply interprets the letter of the law.

Other

Comment #: 31679
Rating:10.0
Comments:
The Hon. Roger T. Benitez,

He does what is constitutionally correct and not what the media tells him to do and say.
That's hone