JUDGE JUDY: NASTY COURT BATTLE EXPLODES!
New Idea|April 5, 2021
HER 25-YEAR LEGACY IS UNDER ATTACK

For decades, Judge Judith Sheindlin has presided over thousands of court cases during the 25 season run of her hit TV series, Judge Judy. But in an ironic twist, the star is now having her own day in court!

Currently, the 78-year old is embroiled in a bitter multimillion-dollar dispute over the profits from her reality courtroom show. Recently, the star was dealt a small blow after a judge ruled against her counterclaim to Richard Lawrence and his company, Rebel Entertainment Partners.

Richard had previously sued CBS production company, Big Ticket Entertainment – as well as Judy personally – over $22 million in unpaid fees from the $95 million sale of the Judge Judy episode library.

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