Judge fines himself when smartphone goes off in court

Apr 15, 2013 | Posted by: Mr_Bill | Full story: www.freep.com

A Michigan judge whose smartphone disrupted a hearing in his own courtroom has held himself in contempt and paid $25 for the infraction.

Judge Raymond Voet has a posted policy at Ionia County 64A District Court stating that electronic devices causing a disturbance during court sessions will result in the owner being cited with contempt, the Sentinel-Standard of Ionia and MLive.com reported

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Would he care to get into politics?

Whoops, forgot hypocrisy and rules don't apply to me are a prerequisite.

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Too stupid.
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