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Swearing judge launches four-letter response after being abused by racist defendant in court - Telegraph.co.uk

A judge launched an expletive-laden response when a racist thug hurled abuse at her in court. John Hennigan, 50, was involved in a slanging match with Judge Patricia Lynch QC at Chelmsford Crown Court on Wednesday. Hennigan was being sentenced for ...and more »

Judge and defendant exchange insults in court - The Guardian

A judge who was verbally abused by a defendant reciprocated at a court hearing where he was being sentenced for breaching an antisocial behaviour order. John Hennigan, 50, who had breached the order by using racist language towards a black woman and ...and more »

Judge launches expletive-laden, four-letter response to racist defendant in court - The Independent

A judge hit back at a man who verbally abused her in the courtroom by launching an expletive-laden response at him. Judge Patricia Lynch QC received a tirade of abuse from John Hennigan, 50, after she sentenced him for insulting a black Caribbean ...and more »

Judge to be investigated after complaints made over her use of c-word in court exchange with racist thug - Telegraph.co.uk

Complaints have been made against a judge who called a racist thug a "bit of a c---" after he launched a foul-mouthed tirade at her in court. Judge Patricia Lynch QC was sentencing John Hennigan at Chelmsford Crown Court for his ninth breach of an anti ...and more »

British judge sentences racist "cunt" to 18 months in jail - Boing Boing

When racist thug John Hennigan called Judge Patricia Lynch QC a "bit of a cunt" during his sentencing for the latest in a long string of convictions, she had the perfect response: "You are a bit of a cunt yourself." Added the judge: "Being offensive to ...and more »

Judge who called convicted racist the c-word faces complaints probe - The Independent

A judge who called a racist thug a “bit of a c**t” after he launched a foul-mouthed tirade at her has been branded a “hero” and a role model for children. Judge Patricia Lynch QC was sentencing John Hennigan at Chelmsford Crown Court for his ninth ...and more »

'You're a bit of ac*** yourself': Judge's foul-mouthed response to racist thug who hurled abuse from the dock after ... - Daily Mail

A judge delivered an expletive-ridden response to a racist thug who hurled abuse at her as he was jailed for insulting a black Caribbean mother. John Hennigan, 50, was handed an 18 month prison sentence after he breached an ASBO by using racist ...and more »

We Didn't Think This Story About a Judge Calling a Nazi a Cunt Would Be Good But We Were So Wrong - Jezebel

We get a lot of tips from our readers here at Jezebel, and sometimes, in all the whirl and hubbub, things fall through the cracks. It's regrettable, it's a little embarrassing, and it means it's taken us a full day to write about this British judge who ...and more »

Judge Patricia Lynch QC probed after 'swearing in court' - BBC News

A judicial investigation has been launched after a judge reportedly swore back at a defendant in a courtroom. John Hennigan, 50, of Brockles Mead, Harlow, was being sentenced at Chelmsford Crown Court for his ninth breach of an anti-social behaviour ...and more »

Complaints made after judge trades insults with defendant in court - The Guardian

John Hennigan was sentenced to 18 months in jail at Chelmsford crown court. Photograph: Ed Willcox/central news. Complaints have been made against a judge who verbally abused a defendant in a retaliatory exchange after he launched a foul-mouthed tirade ...and more »