Am I eligible to be a juror?

Jurors must: 

  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a resident of the City of St. Clair Shores
  • Be 18 years or older (those over the age of 70 may be exempt upon their request)
  • Be able to speak and understand the English language
  • Be physically and mentally able to carry out the duties of a juror
  • Not have served as a juror in the past 12 months
  • Not have been convicted of a felony

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1. Why is jury service important?
2. What is my duty as a Juror?
3. How was I selected?
4. Am I eligible to be a juror?
5. What are the different types of cases?
6. Will I be paid for being a juror?
7. Is my employer required to pay me while I am on jury duty? Can I be fired for missing work for jury duty?