The incident happened at a family law court at Dolphin's House in Temple Bar, Dublin when the judge was about to give her verdict.
Justice Miriam Walsh got the shock of her life after a suspect she was presiding on his case attacked her in court.
Express Uk reported that Miriam Walsh was beaten blue black by her attacker, she was repeatedly punched in the face by the suspect before help could get to her.
Sources says the incident happened at a family law court at Dolphin's House in Temple Bar, Dublin when the judge was about to give her verdict.
“Tensions got high after the decision was made and he jumped from the dock at her.
“He also kicked and punched the court registrar who also needed treatment.
“The judge was trying to defend herself from him but he was repeatedly hitting her in the face.
“There was a lot of blood and she also received a number of cuts to her face” says witness "
Although, the name and photo of the attacker wasn’t revealed, a spokesman for the court says
“Security systems are in place and were operational. This allowed the gardai to intervene and make an arrest”
Justice Miriam Walsh was badly beaten that she had to be carried out on a stretcher after suffering the prolonged attack.