District Court Judge Shelly Richmond Joseph has been charged with obstruction of justice after helping a twice-deported illegal alien sneak out the back door while an immigration enforcement officer was kept waiting outside the front door. A press statement from the Department of Justice reveals that Joseph now faces “charges of conspiracy to obstruct justice and obstruction of a federal proceeding-aiding and abetting provide for sentences of no greater than 20 and five years in prison, respectively; five and three years of supervised release, respectively; and a fine of $250,000.” The open borders, sanctuary city Left is now officially obstructing justice.

Here’s more from Breitbart…

The federal government is charging a Massachusetts judge and a courtroom officer with obstruction of justice after the pair allegedly helped a twice-deported illegal alien escape out the back door while an immigration enforcement officer was kept outside the front door.

District Court Judge Shelley Richmond Joseph and Trial Court Officer Wesley MacGregor face severe penalties: “charges of conspiracy to obstruct justice and obstruction of a federal proceeding – aiding and abetting provide for sentences of no greater than 20 and five years in prison, respectively; five and three years of supervised release, respectively; and a fine of $250,000,” said a press statement from the Department of Justice.