Maryland Judge find $5000 for this! He tells the bailiff to tase an unruly defendant who won't shut up

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A former Maryland judge who ordered a defendant to be physically tasered in his courtroom was sentenced Thursday to participate in anger-management classes and pay a $5,000 fine. On Nalley’s order, the Charles County Sheriff’s Department officer pushed a button that administered an electric shock to Delvon L. King, 25, of Waldorf. King, who is not a lawyer, represented himself against gun charges. After he was shocked, the defendant fell to the ground screaming. A video of the exchange without sound and separate audio was played in court Thursday. Prosecutor Kristi O'Malley noted that the defendant didn't raise his voice or yell during the exchange and even called the judge "sir.

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