Jury Duty

Juror Message 

 

SUPERIOR COURT:   ALL JURY DUTY (GRAND JURY, JURY SELECTION AND TRIAL JURY) ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER      NOTICE DUE TOTHE COVID-19 EMERGENCY ORDER
 
GRAND JURY:

ALL JURORS WHO RECEIVED SUMMONS FOR GRAND JURY ON MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2020 PLEASE REPORT TO THE TREUTLEN COURTROOM LOCATED ON THE THIRD FLOOR OF THE EFFINGHAM COUNTY JUDICIAL COMPLEX BY 8:30 AM.  PLEASE BRING WITH YOU YOUR JUROR INFORMATION SHEET THAT WAS MAILED ALONG WITH YOUR SUMMONS.  MAKE SURE YOUR MAILING  ADDRESS IS ON THE FRONT.  PLEASE LEAVE ALL CELLPHONES, PAGERS, ELECTRONIC DEVICES, ETC IN YOUR CAR.  DO NOT BRING THEM INTO THE COURTHOUSE.  PLEASE COME EARLY ENOUGH TO THE COURTHOUSE TO BE PROCESSED THROUGH SECURITY AT THE FRONT DOOR.  AGAIN, PLEASE REPORT FOR GRAND JURY BY 8:30 AM.  THANK YOU.

SUPERIOR  COURT  TRIAL JURORS:

ALL JURORS WHO WERE SELECTED TO TRY THE CASE OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA VS. ____________________________________________________ ARE ASKED TO REPORT TO THE GRAND JURY ROOM LOCATED ON THE FIRST FLOOR OF THE EFFINGHAM COUNTY JUDICIAL COMPLEX BY 8:30 AM.  PLEASE COME EARLY ENOUGH TO BE PROCESSED THROUGH THE SECURITY STATION AT THE FRONT DOOR.  YOU MIGHT LIKE TO BE BRING A LIGHT JACKET OR SWEATER FOR FOR COMFORT, BUT PLEASE REPORT FOR THE JURY TRIAL STATE VS. ________________BY 8:30 AM.  THANK YOU
  

SUPERIOR COURT JURY SELECTION:

   ALL JURORS WHO RECEIVED SUMMONS FOR JURY SELECTION ON TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 2020, BEFORE SENIOR JUDGE WILLIAM E WOODRUM, JR. ARE RELEASED.  DO NOT REPORTJURY SELECTION HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND YOU ARE RELEASED FROM YOUR SUMMONS.  THANK YOU

STATE COURT:
        
 STATE COURT JURY SELECTION:
  
  ALL JURORS WHO RECEIVED SUMMONS FOR JURY SELECTION ON MONDAY, MARCH 16, 2020, BEFORE JUDGE RONALD K. THOMPSON ARE  EXCUSED ! PLEASE DO NOT REPORT.        THERE WILL BE NO JURY SELECTION HELD BY JUDGE THOMPSON ON MONDAY- MARCH 16TH.  THANK YOU.
    

  • No One under 10 years old
  • Shorts
  • Tank tops
  • T-shirts, etc.
  • No Cell Phones

Time and Money


Jury service typically takes all day, so it is up to you to make any arrangements at home or work. Effingham County jurors are paid $25.00 per diem for their service.

Questions


If you have questions, contact the office of Clerk of Superior Court for Effingham County at 912-754-2146.