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Giving Jurors the Cold Shoulder

Ignoring advice posted in this forum on how to get out of jury duty, I reported to my recent court ‘assignment’ without objection. I’m not one to play games… 196 more words

Court System

Beware Detroit: Jury Duty Scam

The Third Judicial Circuit Court of Wayne County has learned of a telephone scam regarding missed jury duty. The scam artist will call and advise the person that jury duty was missed and a fine of has to be paid immediately or the person will be subject to arrest or an arrest warrant will be issued. 271 more words

Detroit Now

Jury duty proving costly in Knox County

GALESBURG, Ill. (AP) – Knox County has already spent more in 2016 to pay jurors than it budgeted for the entire year.

The (Galesburg) Register-Mail ( 123 more words

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SoCS - A required, albeit enjoyable, break from life

It think we all need a break every once in a while.  A vacation would be nice… Staying home to read for a few days sounds amazing… But sometimes, the break comes in a different form – one some people would call a nuisance. 564 more words

Life

Jury Duty

Story #20 for Story A Day Challenge May 2016 and doing double duty as my Friday Fictioneer Challenge 100-word story

Jury Duty

“I hear this new judge is a pushover.” Doug leaned towards the little gray haired old lady sitting next to him. 128 more words

Fiction

The Lizard That Flies

Check out how this little lizard escapes from the big, bad snake, who winds up highly confused and annoyed. The lizard’s scientific name is Draco volans… 125 more words

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Wayne County Warns Residents Of Jury Duty Phone Scam

DETROIT (WWJ) – Wayne County’s Third Circuit Court is warning residents about a jury duty scam being carried out over the telephone.

The scam artist will call a potential victim, warn them that they missed jury duty, and ask them to pay a fine immediately to avoid jail. 116 more words

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