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Penelope Soto apologizes to a Miami-Dade Circuit Court judge. (Source: CBS4)

Bird-Flipping Defendant Brings Drug Issue To Forefront

As of Midday Monday, a YouTube posting of a giggling and profane teenager in Miami-Dade bond court had more than 12 million hits. Penelope Soto, a Sunset High School senior was sentenced to 30 days in jail for contempt of court after laughing, and later cursing at the bond court judge.

CBS4–02/11/2013

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Handcuffed Man Makes A Break For Freedom In Broward Courtroom

It’s sometimes called a courtroom battle, but it’s not supposed to get physical. Tell that to Ernest Burch, a man who ignored a judge’s order and was being packed off to jail before he decided to attack a bailiff. The whole thing was caught on camera.

03/01/2012