To enhance and maintain the security of the courthouse, preserve the integrity of the court record and the trial process, and ensure appropriate courtroom decorum the Isabella County Trail Court prohibits cell phones and other electronic devices from entering the courthouse.
This interim policy is intended to preserve and protect an accurate court record while providing fair and equitable access to court transcripts. The provision of transcripts is the best way to promote an accurate and accessible court record because once a transcripts is filed, anyone can review the transcript without charge or purchase a copy of the transcript. Therefore, the court is committed to maintaining an equitable and consistent procedure for obtaining transcripts. This interim policy shall remain in effect until replaced by a permanent policy. The Court Administrator shall out together a work group to come up with recommendations within 28 days for a permanent policy that will be resented to Management Council.