How do I claim an exemption?

If you qualify for an exemption, you can claim it using the Jury Service E-Response, or mail your summons with the exemption marked to Jury Services, P.O. Box 2146, Denton, TX 76205. You may also fax it to 940-349-2231. All requests to be exempt are subject to review.

If you are not certain about whether you are exempt, you may contact the jury office at 940-349-2230 during the hours listed on your jury summons.

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1. How was my name selected for jury duty?
2. Are jurors paid for their service?
3. What are the qualifications for jury duty?
4. What should I do if I’m not qualified to serve?
5. What are the exemptions from jury duty?
6. How do I claim an exemption?
7. I am not available to serve on my report date. Can I change jury duty date?
8. What do I do if I have a medical issue that prevents me from being able to serve?
9. Are jurors paid for their service? Does my employer have to pay me?
10. What if I am self-employed?
11. What if I don’t have transportation?
12. My employer needs proof of my service. How do I get it?
13. Must my employer pay me while I’m on jury service?