Gardaí had to intervene after a fight broke out between two men in the courthouse building in Naas.
The incident happened on July 6 as the regular District Court sitting was taking place.
Two males got involved in a confrontation shortly after 2.30pm. They were rolling around the floor, with one held in a headlock by the other before the incident was brought to an end.
A 29 year old man with a Galway address was detained.
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