Students and Jury Duty

There is no statutory exemption for students. If your Report Date is problematic, you may defer your service to a date later in the year. If you are a legal resident of Chesterfield and will not return to Chesterfield County at any time during the year you have been summoned, you must send a relevant statement to Jury Services by email at: JuryInfo@chesterfield.gov

Students who have moved out of Chesterfield County and changed their legal residence (e.g.; DMV, voter registration) may request a non-resident disqualification on the Juror eResponse Website.

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1. Jury Duty Selection Process
2. Notification of Jury Duty
3. Jury Duty Service Length
4. Responding / Confirming Receipt of Summons
5. Reminder Messages Regarding Your Status
6. Reporting For Jury Duty Is Mandatory
7. Requesting a Different Reporting Date
8. Students and Jury Duty
9. Exemption or Disqualification From Jury Duty
10. Lost Jury Summons - How to Obtain Another Copy
11. Employment and Jury Duty
12. Attendance Letter For Attending Jury Duty
13. Juror Amenities
14. Prohibited Items
15. Reimbursement for Jury Service
16. Inclement Weather or Changes to Court Schedule
17. Accommodation Requests
18. Dress Code and Etiquette
19. Juror Orientation
20. If You Are Late or Do Not Appear For Jury Duty