The building opens at 9 a.m., and
seating will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Please be advised that the Supreme Court courtroom has limited
seating and that it may be impossible to accommodate all of the
individuals who would like to attend the proceeding. CT-N (The
Connecticut Network) will provide live coverage of the hearing.
For more information about CT-N, please visit its website at
The Supreme Court has granted, in
accordance with Section 70-10 of the Connecticut Practice
Book, the request of CT-N to videotape for live broadcast
the oral arguments in this case. Members of the broadcasting,
televising or recording media interested in obtaining a clean
pool feed should contact Bill Mendoza at CT-N at (860) 240-8317
to make the necessary arrangements.
Similarly, the Supreme Court has
granted The Hartford Courantís request to photograph oral
arguments in this case. The Courant will serve as the
pool photographer and members of the media who are interested in
obtaining copies of the photographs should contact John Scanlan,
Photo Editor, at The Hartford Courant at 860-241-6596.
Cell phones that have cameras
will not be permitted in the building and the Judicial Marshals
will not store the phones during the proceeding. Laptop
computers are not permitted in the courtroom. Cell phones and
pagers must be turned off while in the building.
Please refer any media inquiries
to the Division of External Affairs at (860) 757-2270.