Do I have to respond to the summons to jury service?

Yes. A summons is not an invitation nor a suggestion. A summons is a command from the Court. Failure to respond may result in your being held in Contempt of Court.

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1. How was I chosen for jury service?
2. Do I have to return my juror questionnaire?
3. Do I have to respond to the summons to jury service?
4. What if I can't perform jury service right now?
5. What about my job?
6. Will I be reimbursed for serving on a jury?
7. How long will I be in jury service?
8. What if an unexpected emergency keeps me from coming to the courthouse while I'm on a jury?
9. What hours will I serve?
10. I have heard that sometimes jurors are not allowed to go home until after the trial is over. Will this happen to me?
11. Is there anything I can do to make my jury service more comfortable, convenient, and enjoyable?