Vernon County Jury Service - General Information

 
Vernon County Government

Every resident of the county served by the court, who is at least 18 years old, a U.S. citizen, and able to understand the English language is qualified to serve as a juror in that court, unless he or she has been convicted of a felony and has not had his or her civil rights restored.

The most important qualities of a juror are fairness and impartiality.

A juror must lay aside all bias and prejudice.

A juror is the foundation of our judicial system, and his or her actions and decisions should reflect this important role.

What not to bring to jury service:

    • Food
    • Drink
    • Cell Phones
    • Pagers
    • Family – including children
    • Friends
    • PDA’s
    • Weapons
 
         
THE CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT AND STAFF ARE NOT ALLOWED TO GIVE LEGAL ADVICE