No Improper attire (clothing) such as: hats, caps, short-shorts, tank tops, spaghetti-strapped blouses, muscle shirts, excessively baggy pants, flip-flops, house-shoes and clothing with holes.
Excessively revealing clothes are not proper attire for court.
Absolutely no "sagging" will be permitted in the courtroom.
All skirts, skorts, or shorts must reach below the fingertip.
No undergarments shall displayed to the public.
Clothing revealing the buttocks, bare midsection, or exposed cleavage shall not be worn.
Clothing that advertises substances (drugs, alcohol, tobacco products) or language or writing that is otherwise inappropriate or offensive (sex, profanity, racial or ethnic slurs, gang-related, etc.) shall not be worn.
Clothing that is torn or shredded in inappropriate areas is prohibited.
If you are dressed in violation to the above dress code policy, you will not be permitted to enter the court room, and will be re-scheduled to appear at a later date, in more appropriate attire.
This policy applies to anyone wishing to enter the court room.
The Artesia Municipal Court (judge / court staff) reserves the right to modify this policy as necessary, and reserves the right to determine what might be disruptive and unsafe.