Bronx judge to defendants: dress right!

Apparently, a Bronx judge has had it with the super-casual attire that accused criminals are wearing to court these days. The judge berated a defense lawyer for letting his client dress sloppily and sent the sister of another defendant scrambling for dress pants and a button-down shirt.

Click here to read the post on Gothamist, which has a link to the original Daily News story.

Rebecca Baker

Rebecca Baker joined The Journal News in March 2004. She covers Eastchester, Bronxville and Tuckahoe, and was previously the state and county courts reporter in Westchester County. In prior jobs, she covered the Town of Greenburgh and Rockland County government and politics. Before coming to The Journal News, she was a municipal reporter for newspapers in New Haven, Conn. and Warren, Ohio.