Who is not eligible to serve as a juror?

Anyone who is not a U.S. citizen.

Anyone who is not a resident of Dearborn Heights.

Anyone who has been convicted of a felony (proof required).  A request to be excused from service is decided by the judge, in the courtroom on the day of jury service; you must still appear.

Anyone who has served as a juror in a court of record during the proceeding 12 months (proof required).

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1. How are jurors selected in Dearborn Heights?
2. Who is eligible for jury duty?
3. Who is not eligible to serve as a juror?
4. Who may request to be postponed or excused?
5. What reasons do not work?
6. What happens to those who do not show up?
7. Will reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act be made for prospective jurors requiring them?
8. Are jurors paid?