Commission criticizes Judge in Oswego County for public fight with girlfriend
Town of Mexico (WSYR-TV) – A state commission is publicly criticizing a town of Mexico judge who fought with his girlfriend in a restaurant.
The New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct recommended that Judge Douglas Brian Horton be admonished after the public incident during a Mexico Town Volunteer Fire Department annual dinner at a local restaurant.
According to a release issued by the commission, Horton seized his girlfriend in the restaurant foyer and pushed her down onto the floor.
State Police responded when a person in the establishment called 911.
The woman was not injured in the incident.
A report indicated that both Horton and his girlfriend had consumed several alcoholic drinks.
No one was arrested during the incident.
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