Senior Court Clerk Robert Smith shows a 1920 newspaper article, one of his collection about night court, in New York's Criminal Court Building, Tuesday evening March 11, 2014. Night court is one of ... more 
Senior Court Clerk Robert Smith shows a 1920 newspaper article, one of his collection about night court, in New York's Criminal Court Building, Tuesday evening March 11, 2014. Night court is one of New York’s more peculiar and paradoxical tourist traditions, a place visitors extol on travel websites while many residents hope never to wind up there. To travelers, it’s gritty entertainment, hard-knocks education or at least a chance to experience real-life law and order on a New York scale. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Richard Drew
Thu, Mar 13, 2014 1:00 AM EDT