Every litigant and attorney appearing in Superior Court is expected to dress in a manner that shows respect for the court. Accordingly, the following are not allowed:
Shorts or cut-off pants
Torn and soiled clothing
Attorneys must dress in business attire: Men are expected to wear jackets and ties, with shirts buttoned to the top and ties cinched. Women may wear suitable business attire, including dresses, skirts or pants.
Electronic devices must be muted or turned off. No unauthorized photography, videography or audio recordings are allowed. No calls will be placed or received while in a courtroom. No text messaging is allowed in the courtroom. Devices used in violation of this policy will be confiscated.
The Court has revised its process for ex parte. Click HERE to view Judicial Resolution 17-002 and related form.
Superior Court Administration Benton County Justice Center
7122 W Okanogan Pl
Kennewick, WA 99336
Fall Judicial Meeting will be on Friday, September 15, 2017. There will not be any proceedings that afternoon.
Fall Judicial Confereence will be September 18 through 20, 2017. There will not be any trials that week.
Veteran's Day will be on Friday, November 10, 2017.
Please refer to Court Holiday Schedule to see changes to regular calendar.
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