By Olivia B. Waxman
Updated: June 10, 2015 2:14 PM ET

A Vermont judge dismissed a man from jury duty who showed up to court on Tuesday in a black-and-white striped prisoner’s jumpsuit and beanie, the Associated Press reports via The Caledonian Record.

In this June 9, 2015 photo, James Lowe of Barnet, Vt., poses for a photo after a judge told him to leave the Caledonia County Courthouse in St. Johnsbury, Vt., for wearing prison stripes and matching beanie to jury selection.
Dana Gray/The Caledonian Record—AP

The story will make 30 Rock fans think of the episode in which Liz Lemon (Tina Fey) showed up to jury duty in New York City dressed as Princess Leia from Star Wars and claimed she was unfit to serve because she was actually a hologram — a trick that had apparently got her out of jury duty many times in Chicago.

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