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Hamilton County Court Judge Kennneth "Sonny" Scaff Jr. receiving a public reprimand this morning from the Florida Supreme Court. Courtesy photo Hamilton County Court Judge Kennneth “Sonny” Scaff Jr. receiving a public reprimand Tuesday morning from the Florida Supreme Court. Courtesy photo

Hamilton County Court Judge Kenneth N. “Sonny” Scaff Jr. tuned into the Florida Supreme Court live feed for a public reprimand Tuesday morning, after he admitted violating eight judicial canons in a string of criminal cases.

Scaff regularly bypassed procedural rules by conducting first appearance hearings without involving attorneys, according to a court-appointed referee’s findings.

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Raychel Lean

Raychel Lean is ALM's Florida bureau chief, overseeing the Daily Business Review. Email her at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter via @raychellean.

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