United States District Court
AJIS TOLL FREE NUMBER: 1-866-470-6760
Our court uses an automated telephone system to notify jurors of
their status and to provide reporting instructions.
You will need to have your summons or Notice to Report with
you when you call. The automated system will ask you
to enter your nine-digit participant number, which is located just
below your name/address on your summons or Notice to Report.
Please do not call the automated telephone system until you have
returned your Juror Information Form to this office. Our
automated system also provides a computer-generated courtesy
reminder call, so please be certain to provide your
telephone number on the Juror Information Form you return
to the court so we may contact you, as needed.
You will be instructed to call in after 6:00 P.M. on the day
before you are to report. If you are scheduled to appear on a
Monday, you may call after 6:00 P.M. on Sunday. The call is
free and can be dialed from any location. You will be
directed to report either on the date summoned, or rescheduled to
appear on another date during your term, and will be instructed to
call the automated message again to confirm after 6:00 P.M. the
night before you are scheduled to report. You will continue
calling for instructions as directed for the duration of your jury
To receive information regarding the status of your request for
postponement or excuse, call the AJIS phone number (866) 470-6760
no earlier than 7-10 business days after mailing your juror forms
and request. This will allow jury clerks time to update your
Cases can settle or be dismissed shortly before trial. It
is imperative that you call the automated system before you report
for service. YOU WILL NOT BE PAID IF YOU REPORT FOR
JURY SERVICE AND THE RECORDED MESSAGE NOTIFIED YOU NOT TO
You do not need to call the automated system after you
have been selected to serve as a juror in a case in progress.
The presiding Judge or courtroom clerk will give you instructions
when you are to return to court.
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