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Fifth Judicial District Court

Tribunal del Quinto Distrito Judicial

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Cell Phones

No person other than members of the judiciary, attorneys, peace officers, and Court staff shall be allowed to carry a cell phone into the courtroom.

All cell phones must be turned off before entering a courtroom.

Any cell phone that rings or makes any audible sounds in a courtroom may be confiscated and held by security, a bailiff or any member of a District Judge’s staff. The cell phone will be returned upon payment of $25.00 to the District Court Clerk. A district Judge may impose additional sanctions for repeated offenses by the same person, including, but not limited to, increasingly severe monetary penalties.

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