Appoint judges1 and officials for each of your tribes in every town the LORD your God is giving you, and they shall judge the people fairly.2
References for Deuteronomy 16:18
Do not pervert justice3 or show partiality.4 Do not accept a bribe,5 for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wise and twists the words of the righteous.
References for Deuteronomy 16:19
Follow justice and justice alone, so that you may live and possess the land the LORD your God is giving you.