Code of Conduct

All persons appearing before the Court shall be appropriately dressed and are required to show deference to the Court in both appearance and demeanor.

Appropriate dress includes but is not limited to the following:

  • All shirts shall be tucked in and worn with long pants and a belt
  • No shorts
  • Pants shall be pulled up to the waist, with the belt clearly visible
  • No sagging pants
  • No underwear shall be visible
  • No see-through clothing; no mesh shirts
  • No bare midriffs; no skin shall be visible between the shirt and the pants or skirt
  • No low-cut tops; no tube tops; no tank tops; no halter tops; no open backs
  • No sundresses; no spaghetti straps
  • No Spandex
  • No slogans on the seat of the pants
  • No flip-flops
  • No head coverings
  • No offensive clothing
  • No piercings except in ears
  • No tattoos shall be visible
  • No gang-related or gang-inspired clothing, coloring, accessories, or hairstyles