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Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by Dirty_habiT, Jun 17, 2005.

  1. Dirty_habiT

    Dirty_habiT Administrator

    Joined: Mar 8, 2001 Messages: 18,136 Likes Received: 82
    I know some of you are some of the most scammingnest people I can think of, no names.... so how do I get out of jury duty?
  2. MAGS156

    MAGS156 Senior Member

    Joined: Mar 4, 2005 Messages: 1,034 Likes Received: 1
    if you have something of yours with a diffrent address you can get out by claiming you are in a diffrent district . Send back the notice with an explination and a coppy of the bill, tax statement school address,ect. and they will let you off!

    o yea have a nice day
  3. CamAlmighty

    CamAlmighty Senior Member

    Joined: Jun 25, 2003 Messages: 1,070 Likes Received: 0
    Why? You'll get to miss work and send a rapist to jail (i'm guessing).

    ERIZENO Senior Member

    Joined: Jun 30, 2003 Messages: 1,999 Likes Received: 28
    I just got a summons too ... we have two courts you can get called to ... one is a mess and sucks the other is easy as pie.
    i got the easy one this time so i am not as bummed.

    last time i served I had to miss a work party ... and they had Tone Loc play ... not a huge loss but it would have been funny !!
  5. gutterpunk

    gutterpunk Member

    Joined: Aug 3, 2004 Messages: 387 Likes Received: 0
    i got jury duty once and i just filled out the form stating that i was in school and would not be able to make it. sent that puppy in and never heard a word again.....so either i have a warrant for my arrest for not showing....or it was no big thang and it got me off the hook......
  6. Herbivore

    Herbivore Senior Member

    Joined: Oct 12, 2004 Messages: 1,431 Likes Received: 1
    well first off, you can postpone it twice by saying that you can't afford to miss work. the third time you have to go, but can easily get out of it when they ask you a bunch of questions about your beliefs and such. for instance, i was a potential juror for a drug case, and they asked if anyone had any philosophical beliefs concerning drugs that would hinder their judgement, and i said i did. they said "ok, you're free to go" and that's how i got out of jury duty.
  7. CACashRefund

    CACashRefund 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Oct 8, 2004 Messages: 14,171 Likes Received: 272
    When youre at jury selection just say somethign that would disqualify you...

    Rapist trial, say your friend got raped or something,

    Hit and run, say you had that happen to you.

    And other shit like that.
  8. Neskoner

    Neskoner New Jack

    Joined: Jan 6, 2003 Messages: 0 Likes Received: 1
    man i hate the court system in my city..but if i was offered jury duty i would probably do it..but why the fuck would they pick my ass.it would be like a pauly shore movie all over again..the weeeeassseell..
  9. mackfatsoe

    mackfatsoe Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 8, 2004 Messages: 6,532 Likes Received: 168

    this thread reminded me I might have jury duty all next week.

  10. fatbastard

    fatbastard Elite Member

    Joined: Jun 30, 2002 Messages: 2,880 Likes Received: 11
    I got my lecturer to write me a letter saying i had an important class that day, and couldnt do it. I had to physically go in and submit the letter to make sure there was no problems. My account also got credited $2.50 for bus/train fare.

    If you have any illnesses, a doctors certificate will exempt you, or having to take care of a sick relative etc. Or claiming your mentally unfit for the work (you can fill the form in with your left hand :) )
  11. Fugazi

    Fugazi Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 17, 2001 Messages: 1,298 Likes Received: 1
    Don't try a physical ailment, people don't get out of shit for that. You're going to have to show up. Wait until you get called, and based on the case, associate it with yourself in a manner that will get you disqualified. I.e. if it's a molestation case, say your cousin was molested, if it was robbery, say your roommate was robbed and you've been paranoid ever since. I did every fucking thing I could do to get out of it. I laid in the hallway outside the courtroom and slept, and finally they sent me home :)
  12. Dirty_habiT

    Dirty_habiT Administrator

    Joined: Mar 8, 2001 Messages: 18,136 Likes Received: 82

    :love2: Except I'm left handed... but I think I have gathered enough good ideas from this thread to where I can dodge.
  13. fermentor666

    fermentor666 Veteran Member

    Joined: Sep 27, 2003 Messages: 8,152 Likes Received: 15
    Just tell them that you got arrested for writing graffiti. Worked for me.
  14. MrJackDaniels

    MrJackDaniels Member

    Joined: Jun 3, 2005 Messages: 413 Likes Received: 0
    then again, if its a major trial (ala michael jackson) you could make a fortune by writing a book...

    or just use it to skip work /catch up on sleep.
    dont they cover the pay you miss by doing it? if thats the case then something like "well i was meant to be working for £200 a day this week...."