Some call it unprofessional, those in the court room cheered. Others may find it funny simply because it happened in Florida. A judge has been officially put on leave of absence, and has agreed to take anger management counseling, after allegedly punching out a public defender in the hallway of the Viera courthouse Monday.
Judges whose naughty acts landed them on the wrong side of the gavel.
A former high school teacher in Montana has been released after serving just 30 days in prison for raping a 14-year-old student who has since committed suicide.
The judge who sentenced a Montana teacher to 30 days in jail for the rape of his 14-year-old student has apologized for his comments on the case.
A judge in Ionia, Michigan, surpised the court and compelled himself to do the right thing after his cell phone disrupted court proceedings in his courtroom — he fined himself.
Suspended judge William Adams, whose 2004 videotaped beating of his daughter, then 16, went viral after she went public with it, is seeking reinstatement to his position as a court-at-law judge in Aransas County family court.