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Judge holds woman in contempt after outburst

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Judge David Bowles Judge David Bowles

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A woman's language in a courtroom landed her in more trouble than her original charge.

Brenda Hammond, 29, was in court in misdemeanor charges after she allegedly threatened a woman who was trying to take out a restraining order on her brother.

Hammond listened quietly at first, then she said the victim was lying.

After letting out a string of curse words, Judge David Bowles called her back and held her in contempt.

Judge: I hold you in contempt of,
Hammond: I don't care.  I don't give a f***!
Judge:  And I'm going to sentence you today to 30 days to serve,
Hammond: I don't give a f***!
Judge: In the Jefferson County Jail,
Hammond: I don't give a f***. How 'bout that?
Judge: For contempt of court.
Hammond: I don't give a f***!
Judge: You can take her back.
Hammond: Cause it's bulls*** that b*** going to lie and you're going to f*** lock me up!

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