U.S. Courts Design Guide
Electrical Distribution. All spaces must be provided normal quadriplex convenience
power outlets; offices and workstations must also be provided dedicated outlets for
computers and sensitive electronic equipment.
Audio. No requirements
Video. No requirements
All work areas must
be provided telephone outlets with intercom
All spaces must accommodate computer terminals, printers, and
links to the court's local area network (LAN.
News Media Room
Providing a news media room in the
courthouse requires approval of the circuit
Reporters use the news media room as a base of operations to report on court matters.
The news media room is an optional facility.
The number of users varies.