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A Canadian judge who donned a red “Make America Great Again” hat in court the day after President Trump was elected has been suspended without pay and given a formal reprimand

Bernd Zabel, a judge in Hamilton, a city about 40 miles southwest of Toronto, had told a four-member disciplinary panel that wearing the hat on November 9, 2016, was meant as a joke and had apologized a few days later

Zabel told the panel that he bought six “Make American Great Again” hats last June as “historical memorabilia.”