Trials in the Municipal Court of Mathis
There are two types of trials in Mathis Municipal Court:
- Trial by judge
- Trial by jury
These can each be requested on the appearance date.
You will NOT be allowed to enter the courtroom wearing the following inappropriate clothing:
- Clothing that depicts or promotes violence, sex acts, illegal drug use, or profanity
- Clothing that exposes your midriff or underwear
- Clothing with an emblem or wording that promotes illegal or inappropriate activity
- See-through tops
- Shorts and skirts shorter than 3 inches above the knee
Small children are not allowed in the court room nor lobby when court is being held. Please make arrangements for child care before court date.