Judge Joe Brown Sentenced to Jail Time

Published 03/24 2014 06:48PM

Updated 03/24 2014 06:51PM

Former TV judge, Joe Brown lands on the other side of the law.

He was arrested for contempt of court in Memphis today.

66 year-old Brown allegedly got verbally abusive with a judge while representing a client in a child support case.
He was sentenced to five days in jail, one for each act of contempt.

Brown's TV show was canceled last year.

He's now running for District Attorney in Shelby County, Tennessee.

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