Inkster judge in court for embezzlement charge

Judge Sylvia James suspended, in court Tuesday

Published On: Jan 10 2012 06:19:40 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 10 2012 06:26:53 PM EST
Judge Sylvia James

An Inksterjudge was in court on Tuesday, but not in her own courtroom.

Suspended Inkster Judge Sylvia James was in 20th District Court in Dearborn Heights for a pretrial hearing.

James is facing embezzlement charges after being accused of misusing judicial funds to buy personal items.

She was suspended this past year pending the outcome of this case.