Former TV Judge Brown Stumbles In Tenn. DA Bid

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Former TV judge Joe Brown has lost his bid to become the district attorney for the Tennessee county that includes Memphis. Brown, a Democrat, challenged Republican Amy Weirich, the incumbent district attorney for Shelby County. She claimed victory late Thursday. With 96 percent of precincts reporting, Weirich had 65 percent of […]

Judge Joe Brown Challenging Contempt Charges

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Joe Brown gained fame by meting out justice as a TV judge. Now he’s the one facing charges. Brown, the star of the television show “Judge Joe Brown” and present-day political candidate, has a court hearing April 4 in Tennessee on his challenge of contempt of court charges handed down Monday […]

Judge Joe Brown Arrested In Tennessee

The former television judge was sentenced to five days in jail after causing an outburst Monday in a child support hearing. Brown is running in the Democratic primary for Shelby County district attorney general. Brown’s nationally syndicated TV show was canceled last year.

‘Judge Joe Brown’ Canceled Over Salary

With ratings for the 15-year-old syndicated court show dipping, negotiations on a new deal break down.

Gavel Comes Down On ‘Judge Joe Brown’

Judge Joe Brown, the syndicated half-hour reality courtroom show from CBS Television Distribution and Big Ticket Television will not be returning for another season. A CBS Television Distribution spokesperson said Tuesday: “We would like to thank Joe for 15 great years, as well as executive producer John Terenzio and the entire staff for all their hard work and dedication to the show.”