20th District Court

The selection of a fair and impartial jury is the very cornerstone upon which the American justice system rests.  Every citizen shares equally in the civic duty to respond when summoned for jury service.


Additional questions can be answered by calling the jury clerk at 313.277.7207 or email 20thdcjurydivision@gmail.com

Jury Line  313.791.9905 - Day before after 4pm 

How are jurors selected in Dearborn Heights?

Who is eligible for jury duty?

Who is not eligible to serve as a juror?

Who may request to be postponed or excused?

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Will reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act be made for prospective jurors requiring them?

Are jurors paid?