The Law School Admission Council violated court-ordered rules meant to help disabled test takers gain accommodations on the Law School Admission Test, ruled a federal judge who held the organization in civil contempt.

Judge Joseph Spero in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California did not hold back, in a ruling handed down Monday, about what he saw as the council’s efforts to circumvent procedures agreed to under a 2014 consent decree the test administrator reached with the U.S. Department of Justice and the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing.