Updated Daily After 4:00 pm

This Page Last Updated: March 31, 2020 at 3:51 PM.

All Jury Groups except Group "R" are canceled for the month of April. *

*However, please be advised this can be altered by any individual Judge as deemed necessary

Jury Group "R" will be contacted by the Judge's Office with further instructions

 

 

*REMINDER:  PLEASE CHECK THE JURY WEBSITE DAILY, AFTER 4:00 PM.  YOUR GROUP MAY BE SCHEDULED TO REPORT AND THEN CANCELED.  THANK YOU!*

 

PETIT JURY GUIDE INSTRUCTIONS

Jury Questionnaire

 

 Current Jury Groups

(A6 - B6 - C6 - D6)  

These instructions are only for the CURRENT jury groups (A6 - B6 - C6 - D6) on-call for the two 2-week period STARTING, MONDAY, MARCH 30, 2020, AND ENDING, FRIDAY, APRIL 10, 2020. 

 

 

 **As a result of the pandemic, The Judges of Lorain County Common Pleas Court are assessing the needs of the Court on a day-to-day basis.**

 

 

   PLEASE BE ADVISED THERE ARE LIMITED HOURS FOR THE JURY COMMISSIONERS DURING THIS PANDEMIC.

 

 

 

 **  GRAND JURY APRIL 7, 2020:  YOUR PRESENCE AS A POTENTIAL GRAND JUROR OR ALTERNATE GRAND JUROR COMMENCING TUESDAY, APRIL 7, 2020 AND CONTINUING THROUGH JUNE 30, 2020 IS NO LONGER NECESSARY. YOU MAY DISREGARD YOUR SUMMONS AND YOU HAVE NO DUTY ON APRIL 7, 2020 PURSUANT TO THAT SUMMONS. THE COURT THANKS YOU FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION AND APOLOGIZES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THAT THIS CANCELLATION MAY HAVE CAUSED.  

 

 1.)  CURRENT JURY GROUPS:   A6 - B6 - C6 - D6 --  PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT YOUR JURY SERVICE IS COMPLETE AS OF MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2020. THE COURT AND CITIZENS OF LORAIN COUNTY THANK YOU FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION.

 

 

 

PARKING:  Free parking is provided in the City of Elyria Public Parking Lot on Washington Avenue. This parking lot is serviced by the Lorain County Transit Downtown Elyria Loop Service between 7:28 am and 4:40 pm.  This is a free service. Please see the link for the map and schedule. Downtown Elyria Loop Map & Schedule.

WEATHER UPDATES:  If the Justice Center is closed due to severe weather conditions, this information will be broadcast through local Radio or TV communications. You can also call the Jury Commissioner's office for weather updates.  

For NEW Jury Groups (A - D):  The following instructions are only for NEW jury groups (A - D) starting on MONDAY, APRIL 13, 2020, THRU FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2020.  Please read your Summons and both sides of the Jury Guide before phoning the Jury Commissioners office with questions, only between the hours of 10 am - 12 pm Noon, and, 1 pm - 2 pm.  You may also FAX your juror questionnaire to the Jury Commissioners at 440-328-2242

*NOTE:  NEW JURY GROUPS (A - D):  YOUR FIRST CALL-IN IS ON SATURDAY, APRIL 11, 2020, OR ANYTIME OVER THE WEEKEND.  You may also log on to www.loraincounty.us/jury for your instructions.  Be advised that we receive a high volume of phone calls, so your patience is appreciated. Thank you for your cooperation.

If the jury website is not available, always telephone 440-328-2240 or 328-2241, daily AFTER 4:00 pm, for your updated jury instructions.  We receive a high volume of calls, so if you reach this recording during normal business hours, please try again. 

Contact the Jury Commissioners

10 am - 12 pm Noon / 1 pm - 2pm -- Phone: (440 328-2240 or 328-2241 / FAX: 440 328-2242.  Please call for questions only (not Jury Instructions).  When sending a fax message, email, or leaving a voicemail, please include your Jury group, your name and the correct spelling, and phone number.