According to the Daily Mail, Williams spoke over the judge and ignored multiple warnings to remain quiet. Williams reportedly even interrupted his own attorneys. "More than not, he continued to speak over me and others in the courtroom".
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"At this point, I'm going to hear from your lawyers, and that means zip it", said Russo.
The defendant, 32-year-old Franklyn Williams, was accused of robbery, Cleveland.com reported. "Don't talk. Mr. Williams, it would be very simple to gag you".
"I'm the judge in the matter", Judge John Russo eventually told him. "More importantly when I was talking", Russo said. "But we can't do it at the same time or yelling over each other", he said. "Zip it until I give you a chance to talk".
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"I want to make it real clear, if you spit on, attempt to bite, or injure any of my deputies, we're going to have a bad day", Jude Russo warns. As Williams was in contempt of court, Russo was well within his legal rights to order Williams to be gagged in the courtroom.
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