Every U.S. citizen will at one point or another be called for jury duty. Whether or not you actually have to attend will depend on the case and if it’s settled before the court date. As an American, jury duty is a civic responsibility and you are required, by law, to show up if you are called. There are, however, legal ways to get out of jury duty, including military service, attending school out of state, and proven financial hardships.
What is Jury Duty?
Jury Duty is, in...