jury duty

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Noun1.jury duty - the civic duty to serve on a jury
civic duty, civic responsibility - the responsibilities of a citizen
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Expect Robbie Power to play his hand as late as possible here and Jury Duty could be overpriced because of his finishing effort at Naas.
Only five go to post for this Grade Three race and Jury Duty lines up with the strongest form in the field.
An accomplished hurdler (he finished third to Presenting Percy in the Pertempe Final at Cheltenham), Jury Duty hasn't finished out of the first two in his four starts over fences, scoring on his fencing debut in Limerick and landing the Grade 2 Florida Pearl at Punchestown, when beating subsequent Grade 1 winner Shattered Love and Presenting Percy.
In the scam, the consumer is told over the phone that they failed to report to jury duty and that a sheriff will arrest them or that a capias will be issued for the consumer.
But William has dreamt of doing jury duty his whole life - so when a summons arrives on his doorstep just in time for his 30th birthday, it's like his Christmasses (or birthdays) have all come at once.
Bates had initially tweeted, "I am on jury duty with @taylorswift13" and said at first Swift's security personnel initially would not let her take a picture.
An employee who is on jury duty should be granted special leave.
The result, she said, has been a significant reduction in the number of people summoned for jury duty over the last several years and the number of prospective jurors who have had to report to court once summoned.
The federal courts in South Florida also have issued a warning about similar scams involving questions about missing jury duty.
Jury duty reacquainted me with "duty" - actions taken for the sake of others.
A MUM has told of her shock after her daughter was called up for jury duty - at the age of FOUR.
A 14-minute anesthetic that the state of California administers to anxious citizens to ease the pain of imminent empaneling, Ideals Made Real is filled with photogenic flags, close-ups of the Constitution, and candid disclosures from sedately enthusiastic jury duty survivors.