COURTROOM OBSERVATION (NON-PARTICIPANT)If you wish to observe court proceedings and are NOT a participant, use the links belowCourtroom 104 ObservationCourtroom 105 ObservationCourtroom 201 ObservationCourtroom 203 Observation*A Live video will only appear when court is in session*The recording and/or posting of court proceedings is strictly prohibited. This includes court proceedings available to the public through livestreaming. Mitigation and Contested Infraction Hearings have resumed on Mondays and Tuesdays afternoons. These hearings will be conducted virtually by Zoom. You need not appear in person. Follow the below instructions for Courtroom #203.
COURTROOM OBSERVATION (NON-PARTICIPANT)
If you wish to observe court proceedings and are NOT a participant, use the links below
*A Live video will only appear when court is in session*
Click the blue meeting ID link next to the courtroom you are attempting to join. Manually entering meeting ID's can cause issues and delays in connecting.
TO APPEAR BY AUDIO AND NOT VIDEO: The use of video is preferred and in some cases required depending on the type of hearing. Attorneys are required to use the video function unless an exception is granted in the specific courtroom.
The recording and/or posting of court proceedings is strictly prohibited. This includes court proceedings available to the public through livestreaming.
All proceedings are recorded.All audio is muted upon entry. If on the phone, use *6 to mute/unmute your audio.Turn audio and video on while the Judge calls the calendar. Parties should mute/turn video off when their matter is not being heard.If you are late joining and miss the Judge's calling of the calendar, please remain quiet until the case is called or until the Judge polls the courtroom again.You will be placed in a Zoom "waiting room" until admitted into the proceedings by the Judge or Court Staff. Remain in the waiting room. We are aware of your presence and will admit shortly.
Please identify yourself as an observer when logging in (i.e. OBSERVER). Alternatively, most hearings are live streamed to YouTube. Follow the link on the District Court Homepage for viewing. All audio and video are to be turned off for the duration of the hearing/calendar.Inappropriate or disruptive behavior by any Court observer will result in the observer’s immediate removal from the Zoom hearing room. The observer may be prohibited from observing any further Zoom hearings/calendars.
For those calling in by phone, simply dial any one of the following Zoom access numbers and enter the appropriate Meeting ID. Remember, video participants will see the number you are calling from unless you first dial *67 when calling Zoom.
Trials, departmental calendars, and special set hearings will be assigned Zoom information on a case specific basis. As always, courtroom/Zoom assignments will be posted to the website by the end of business the day prior to the hearing. Please refer to the Today's Calendar link on the homepage for information. If you are unable to locate the Zoom information by 8:00 a.m. on the date of your hearing, please email for assistance.