Monday, October 15, 2007

Md. Judge Faces Discipline for Joking

Judge’s Joking Went Too Far, ABA Journal Daily News, Oct. 15, 2007.

Some considered him a breath of fresh air, a jurist who really knew how to establish a rapport with those who appeared in front of him and make a court appearance enjoyable.

But after a party complained * * * the Maryland Commission on Judicial Disabilities * * * determined that a number of his comments were crass, profane, sarcastic, disparaging and undignified.

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