How Do You Get Exempted From Jury Duty?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 9, 2020 2:45:29 AM ET

Exemptions from jury duty are granted for a variety of reasons, including undue hardship, lack of English proficiency, or being a member of the armed forces, according to the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. All courts operate differently, and exemptions from jury duty are granted by the summoning court.