La Plata, MD – Former Charles County Circuit Court Judge Robert C. Nalley is facing prison and federal criminal charges for the July 23, 2014, tasing of a defendant in his La Plata courtroom. Delvon L. King, 25, of Waldorf, was representing himself and was ordered shocked by Nalley when he refused to stop speaking after the judge asked him several times to stop talking. The incident occurred during jury selection for King’s jury trial on three weapons charges. Witnesses report that the judge ordered the court officer to electronically shock the defendant more than once before the officer complied. King was later sentenced to 10 years in prison by Charles County Circuit Court Judge Amy J. Bragunier.