Thank you for your question, Samuel. Please permit me to assist you with your concerns.You cannot sue the judge directly--judges have immunity from suit even if you believe their decision to be wrong, and even if they are wrong. You can appeal the decision and request a higher court to evaluate the initial decision to see if the judge made an error. Appeals courts have the ability to keep the decision as is, modify parts of the ruling, or find serious mistakes in law, overturn, and remand it back to the lower court. That means that they would ask the lower court to re-hear the decision with the new instructions or new rulings that the appeals court put in place. If you appealed and lost, the next step is to appeal to the highest court in your state and see if they are willing to rehear the case and potentially reverse the rulings. I cannot guarantee that they will end up doing so, but you able to do so. Historically very few decisions win on appeal, so kindly do not blame the messenger in this instance.Good luck.
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