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Judge Joe Brown goes to jail for courtroom rant

  • Former TV judge was representing a woman in child support case
  • Brown sentenced to five days behind bars

Former TV judge Joe Brown has landed himself in jail for a courtroom rant.

He was sentenced Monday to five days in jail after blowing up in court while representing a woman on a child support case in Memphis.

Brown has since been released on his own recognizance, according to HLN affiliate WMCTV.  

HLN's Christi Paul reports.

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