I received a jury summons and I am the caregiver for my husband, can I be excused? What is the age limitation/cutoff of jury service?
If you are responsible for the care of a person who, because of mental illness, mental retardation, senility, or physical or mental incapacity, is incapable of caring for themselves, you may be excused.
To make this request, you may go to our website www.okaloosaclerk.com to Jury Info and select the box that says "click here to E-respond" and answer the subsequent questions. You must complete the questionnaire prior to requesting your excusal.
If you do not have internet access you may call Jeniffer Fuller at 850-651-7200 ext. 4307. Please allow 24 hours for a response.
The age limitation/cutoff for jury service is 70 years young.