What Happens If You Ignore a Jury Duty Summons in California?

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Ignoring a jury duty summons in California can be a big issue. In most cases, you will be slapped with a fine for missing your duty. In other cases, you may have to do community service.
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There are directions on the jury summons for excuse/postponement; however, even in the case of an excuse, you may be required to appear in court to speak to the judge. If you're
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Contact the Clerk Of The Court's office at the Orange County courthouse.
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There is no minimum, but the maximum would be six months in jail. Source(s) 35+ years as a criminal defense attorney.
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A judge might compel no-show jurors to appear, but skipping
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