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Ann Arbor

Jurors summoned to Ann Arbor are on call for two weeks and during this time, must follow the reporting instructions provided on the recorded messaging system.

Postponements and Excuses

Requests for a postponement or excuse must be made in writing. You may use the "Remarks" section on the back of the qualification questionnaire or enclose a separate letter. Include a statement of facts relating to the hardship and the earliest date you can serve. Medical excuses require a statement from your doctor, with an explanation as to why you cannot serve. Students must provide a letter from their school registrar. Mail your request with your qualification questionnaire to:

United States District Court
Eastern District of Michigan
Jury Department
Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse
231 W. Lafayette Blvd., Room 533
Detroit, MI 48226


To check the status of a pending request (allow two weeks for processing), call the recorded messaging system at 1-800-755-JURY(5879).

Where to Report
United States District Court
for the Eastern District of Michigan
Jury Room - 2nd Floor
Federal Building
200 E. Liberty Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

Recorded Message:
1-800-755-JURY (5879)
Jury Department:
7:30am - 4:30pm
(313) 234-5085
Fax Number:
(313) 234-5367

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You may park in any of the surrounding public parking facilities. When appearing for jury service, you will be responsible for paying your parking fee. Parking rates vary depending on where you choose to park. You will be reimbursed $6.00 per day for parking. The parking reimbursement will be included in your check for attendance which will be mailed to you approximately two weeks after your attendance.

Public Transportation

For information on public transportation in the Ann Arbor area, visit the Ann Arbor Transportation Authority website.

Where to Report

Report to the Jury Assembly Room in the Federal Building at the corner of East Liberty Street and Fourth Street.

In Case of Emergency

If you cannot report for jury service due to an emergency, or if you have any questions, call (313) 234-5085.


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