Who is eligible for jury duty?

Jurors must:

- Be a citizen of the United States.

- Be at least 18 years of age.

- Reside in Rice County.

- Be able to communicate in English.

You cannot serve on a jury if you have been convicted of a felony and your civil rights have not been restored.

If you are in doubt about your eligibility for jury service, you can contact the Jury Office by calling 507-497-7134 or by mail:

Rice County Court Administrator

218 NW 3rd Street

Faribault, MN 55021

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1. Are jurors compensated for jury service?
2. Can I avoid jury duty?
3. Can jury duty be rescheduled?
4. How long does jury duty last?
5. How was I selected for jury duty?
6. Is my employment protected if I serve on jury duty?
7. Must my employer pay me while I am on jury duty?
8. What is my duty as a juror?
9. What type of cases do jurors hear?
10. Who is eligible for jury duty?
11. Why is Jury Duty important?