Subscribe Register Login

Saturday, September 20, 2014, 1:20 a.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Judge Joe Brown challenging contempt charges

By The Associated Press

This article was published March 26, 2014 at 8:09 a.m.

MEMPHIS — TV judge Joe Brown says he wasn't out of line during an outburst in a Tennessee court that got him charged with contempt of court.

Speaking to ABC's Good Morning America, Brown said he would do it again.

The star of the television show Judge Joe Brown and present-day political candidate has a court hearing April 4 on his challenge of contempt of court charges handed down Monday by a Shelby County Juvenile Court magistrate.

The 66-year-old Brown was arrested and sentenced to five days in jail during the outburst in a child support hearing before Juvenile Court Magistrate Judge Harold "Hal" Horne. Brown was released from jail by a Circuit Court judge who'll hear arguments next week about dropping the charges and sentence.

Comment on: Judge Joe Brown challenging contempt charges

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1 total comment

LevyRat says... March 26, 2014 at 9:05 a.m.

I think this hearing should be transferred to Judge Judy!

( | suggest removal )

  • page
  • 1
Click here to make a comment

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

TOP JOBS

  • Cna's

    brighton ridge attention Brighton Ridge of Eureka Springs is...
    EUREKA SPRINGS, AR

  • Cnas

    ashley health and rehabilitation is accepting applications f...
    ROGERS, AR

  • Sales

    Do you like to talk to strangers? Are you the life of the pa...
    Little Rock, AR

  • Lpn/rn floor nurse

    brighton ridge attention Brighton Ridge of Eureka Springs is...
    EUREKA SPRINGS, AR

  • Cna's

    ashley health and rehabilitation is accepting applications f...
    ROGERS, AR

Search 879 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online