West Headnote of the Day – June 8, 2010

June 8, 2010

West's Key 106 Courts
West's Key 106II Establishment, Organization, and Procedure
West's Key 106II(F) Rules of Court and Conduct of Business
West's Key 106k80 Matters Subject to Regulation
West's Key 106k80(1) k. In General.

106 CourtsJudge had power to impose dress requirements upon lawyers appearing before him in judicial proceedings, and attorney who had been ordered to wear tie in court was in contempt of court when he appeared wearing sport shirt, open at neck, and a necklace with a round gold pendant the size of a silver dollar.
Sandstrom v. State, 309 So. 2d 17 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 1975)

Suggested by Joseph Winsby; Boca Raton, FL