"Former TV Judge" Judge Joe Brown Has Begun His Prison Sentence For Contempt Of Court
|"Former TV Judge" Judge Joe Brown Has Begun His Prison|
Sentence For Contempt Of Court
Brown turned himself in Thursday to Shelby County deputies.
Brown was charged with contempt after an outburst in Juvenile Court in March 2014.
|Judge Joe Brown Mug Shot|
.On March 24, 2014, Brown was briefly jailed for an outburst in a Shelby County Juvenile Court officials said he caused an outburst in the courtroom while there representing a client.
|Mr. Joe Brown|
During the spirited debate with Judge Home, Brown asked, “Excuse me, on what authority do you sit, by the way?
This tribunal on a General Sessions Court’s authority is insufficient to establish you. Therefore, I challenge your authority to hear it. ; This is a circus, sir.”
The video was edited to remove the name of Brown’s client and released to media. Brown contended it was manipulated.