This story comes straight out of Broward County via the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. Yesterday a man in court for domestic violence charges attacked his ex-girlfriend in the courtroom. The judge, Judge Ian Richards, leapt over the bench to help restrain the defendant from further damage to the victim. To watch the video, click here.
Domestic Violence is one of the many types of cases occurring in civil court system around the state and the nation.
Many thanks to Amelia Waring for pointing SC Access to Justice toward the link.