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See Judge Judy Learn About Grindr (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/01/2014 06:30PM

Modern technology can be tough for any 71-year-old to pick up, but television's Judge Judy was a quick learner when she was introduced to Grindr in an episode that aired Monday.

While hearing a case involving defendant Aaron Murphy and the much-older plaintiff Christopher Starnes, Judge Judy posed an obvious question: Where had the two men met?

Murphy attempted to explain the hookup app with a polite euphemism: They'd met, he said, on "a social web site." Upon further examination, the defendant admitted Grindr was "a social app that tells you where homosexual males are." But, he assured the judge, he was only on it trying to "make friends."

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3 Things You Don't Know About Judge Judy

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Judge Judy: 3 Things You Don't Know About the Daytime Star

Originally posted 09/05/2013 01:15PM

Think you know all there is about Judge Judy, 70, whose real name is Judith Sheindlin?

Well, permission to approach the bench and learn three new facts about her – the 12-time grandmother, who flies to work on a private jet:

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Judge Judy Welcomes 12th Grandchild

Judge Judy Becomes a Grandma for 12th Time

Originally posted 11/29/2012 11:00AM

It's grandbaby no. 12 for Judge Judy, and the famously tough TV star has some words of wisdom – as always.

"Welcoming this beautiful little girl is a treat, but whoever said it's cheaper by the dozen ... hasn't had a dozen grandchildren," Judy Sheindlin told the New York Post Thursday.

Sheindlin's son Gregory Sheindlin, a lawyer, and his wife Laurie Sheindlin, a video producer, are now the parents of their first child, Daniella Grace Pila Sheindlin.

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Judge Judy Leaves Hospital

Judge Judy Leaves Hospital

Originally posted 03/31/2011 05:45PM

Judge Judy has left the hospital – and the feisty TV jurist says she's doing fine.

"I am on my way home. All is well," Judy Sheindlin, 68, told Entertainment Tonight Thursday.

Sheindlin spent the night at L.A.'s Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Wednesday after complaining of intestinal discomfort, according to reports.

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