Prohibited Items

 

THE COURT HEREBY ADOPTS THE U.S. SUPREME COURT’S PROHIBITION

OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS FOR VISITORS2 WHILE THE COURT IS IN SESSION:


  • Electronic devices of any kind (laptops, cameras, video recorders, cell phones, tablets, smart watches, etc.)
  • Food or beverages
  • Briefcases, purses or bags, hats, overcoats, sunglasses
  • Identification tags (other than military)
  • Books, magazines, etc. (Notepads are permitted)
  • Strollers
  • Wearing or displaying political buttons or attire
  • Inappropriate clothing

COURT STAFF ARE AUTHORIZED TO MAKE EXCEPTIONS IF A PROHIBITED ITEM IS DETERMINED TO BE NECESSARY AND REQUIRED FOR MEDICAL OR OTHER SPECIAL NEEDS.


2 Attorneys are allowed electronic devices, briefcases/purses, and written material that are necessary for their appearance