Office of the Circuit Clerk offers new options for potential juror questionnaires

Low response rates of jurors appearing for jury service in Champaign County has prompted the Office of the Circuit Clerk to implement a new jury system. “We identified the primary challenge as that of motivating potential jurors to complete the initial jury questionnaire,” Champaign County Circuit Clerk Katie Blakeman said in a press release. The questionnaires are used to identify qualified jurors, who may be summoned for jury service. Blakeman said Thursday that starting next week, potential jurors will be mailed a postcard that directs them to complete the questionnaire by either filling out the questionnaire online at, calling an automated phone system, scanning an

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