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Stigall Show Log 03.31.15

6:00 – Final day for Iranian deadline.

6:18 – ABC/Washington Post Poll shows people support nuclear deal with Iran.

6:35 – What’s Trending: … 103 more words

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Man Pays Fine, Avoids Jail For Missing Jury Duty 11 Times

SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) – A western Pennsylvania man has paid a $500 fine to avoid being jailed for missing jury duty 11 times in the last two years. 129 more words


Option One Was Probably Better by Rob Steele

About a month ago I got a summons to appear for jury duty.  I’d never been asked before, and with as many crime dramas as I watch you’d think I might just be interested in doing it… but I’m not. 1,261 more words


The price of justice: $9 a day?

“Hey, you ready to do your civic duty, Wolf?”

“I am, but I have been called to duty several times in the past 10 years, and all I have done is show up, sit around, answer questions, and get dismissed.  509 more words


Wonderful serendipitous discoveries happen in bookstores. Here’s a book I would never have thought to look for: a compendium describing dozens of forms of meditation (Patricia Monaghan and Eleanor G. 682 more words

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Jury Duty

Juries play an essential role in Anglo-American legal systems, and now that many countries like the U.S. have abolished compulsory military service, jury duty provides a rare civic opportunity to work with your fellow citizens for the greater good. 111 more words