Dylan Hartley's judiciary "record":
April 2007 - banned
for 26 weeks after being cited for eye-gouging Wasps forwards James
Haskell and Jonny O'Connor. Ban ended his Rugby World Cup hopes.
March 2012 - received
an eight-week suspension after being cited for biting Ireland forward
Stephen Ferris' finger while playing for England in a Six Nations game.
December 2012 - banned for two weeks after being cited for punching Ulster hooker Rory Best during a Heineken Cup match.
May 2013 - sent
off for verbally abusing referee Wayne Barnes during the Aviva
Premiership final against Leicester at Twickenham. Handed an 11-week
suspension that sidelined him for the British & Irish Lions tour to
Australia which he had been selected for.
December 2014 - sent off for elbowing Leicester centre Matt Smith in the face. Banned for three weeks.
May 2015 - banned
for four weeks after head-butting Saracens' Jamie George in
Northampton's 29-24 Aviva Premiership semifinal defeat to Saracens. Lost
his World Cup position as a consequence.