What are the qualifications required to be a juror?

To qualify as a juror you must be: 

  • A resident of Peoria County 
  • At least 18 years of age or older 
  • Able to understand the English language 
  • A United States citizen

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1. How do I respond to my juror questionnaire online?
2. After I have served, when am I qualified to serve again?
3. Can I volunteer for jury service?
4. How are jurors selected for a jury trial?
5. How are jurors selected for jury service?
6. Is there anything I should avoid once I have been summoned for jury duty?
7. Must my employer pay me while I'm on jury service?
8. What are my duties as a juror?
9. What are the different types of cases for which I might be selected?
10. What are the qualifications required to be a juror?
11. What does the jury commission do?
12. What facilities are available?
13. What happens during a trial?
14. What is the compensation for jury service?
15. What should I wear to jury service?
16. Who is entitled to a jury trial?
17. Why is jury service important?
18. Will I receive a letter of attendance for my employer?