Cases are docketed for arraignment at the next available court session. All non-jury court session are preceded by an arraignment video followed by a plea negotiation session with a prosecutor for those defendants choosing to plead no contest or guilty. Court sessions begin with arraignments, followed by pre-trial motions, and cases set for trial.
Jury sessions are held throughout the year.
The Municipal Court of Norman holds three regular dockets of court each week on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 4:00 p.m. In addition, the Court holds a non-traffic juvenile docket most Wednesdays at 9:00 am.