Woman attacked in Ohio courtroom while trying to get protection order

A 28-year old woman was seeking a civil protection order against her boyfriend in Ohio when the judge had to leave the courtroom.

Suddenly, her boyfriend jumped up and started chasing her around the table.

She lost her footing and slipped. When she got up, he shoved her and started throwing punches. That's when a deputy burst into the room -- and tasered the suspect.

The man is now in jail on charges of domestic violence. The frightening incident is also prompting a security review at the courthouse
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