New American Standard Bible
nor shall you be partial to a poor man in his dispute.
King James Bible
Neither shalt thou countenance a poor man in his cause.
Darby Bible Translation
Neither shalt thou favour a poor man in his cause.
World English Bible
neither shall you favor a poor man in his cause.
Young's Literal Translation
and a poor man thou dost not honour in his strife.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Countenance - Rather, show partiality to a man's cause because he is poor (compare Leviticus 19:15).
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"You shall not pervert the justice due to your needy brother in his dispute.
'You shall do no injustice in judgment; you shall not be partial to the poor nor defer to the great, but you are to judge your neighbor fairly.
'You shall not show partiality in judgment; you shall hear the small and the great alike. You shall not fear man, for the judgment is God's. The case that is too hard for you, you shall bring to me, and I will hear it.'
"You shall not distort justice; you shall not be partial, and you shall not take a bribe, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wise and perverts the words of the righteous.
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