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Judge holds himself in contempt after his smartphone goes off during court

bigstory.ap.org Published: April 15, 2013
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A Michigan judge whose smartphone disrupted a hearing in his own courtroom has held himself in contempt and paid $25 for the infraction, according to The Associated Press.



AP reports the judge has a posted policy stating that electronic devices causing a disturbance during court sessions will result in the owner being cited with contempt.

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