Perhaps the most common question asked of me by friends, neighbors and family regarding the legal system is “How do I get out of jury service?”
Even before COVID, few people felt like giving up a day or two of their lives for little pay and a lot of boredom. The result is difficulty finding enough bodies to fill the 12-seat jury box (14 if alternates are selected). COVID has made a bad situation worse.
The Milwaukee Bar Association
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