Lawyer reprimanded for casual clothes

September 25, 2009 10:05:16 PM PDT
The next time you show up for court, you might want to dress appropriately.

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A federal judge in Brooklyn, New York threw out a complaint by a lawyer who claimed he had a constitutional right to wear jeans and a baseball hat in a courtroom.

The judge ruled that his colleagues have the right to set reasonable limits on behavior in the courtroom, to enforce civility.

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