Before Entering The Courtroom
- Check in at the front counter.
- No food, drink or gum in the courtroom.
- Turn off cell phones and pagers.
- Remove any hat or non-prescription sunglasses.
- Wear clean, appropriate clothing. Pajamas and baggy clothing are inappropriate.
In The Courtroom
- Stand when judge enters courtroom.
- Do not have side discussions with others while waiting your turn.
- Be respectful when addressing the court.
- Answer the judge verbally; Do not nod or shake your head.