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Juror VOIR DIRE Questionnaire Form


Date to appear:
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Summons Number:
Juror ID:
First Name:
Middle Name:
Last Name:
Street Address:
City:
State:
Zip Code:
Email Address
Email Copy?
Cell Phone
Are you a U.S. Citizen?
Have you been convicted of a felony?
How long have you lived in this county?
Have you or a family member ever had a particulary positive or negative experience with the court system.
(If Yes: Who, When, Where, Circumstances)


Have you or a family member ever been to a criminal court trial/hearing, either for yourself or for someone else?
(If Yes: Who, When, Where, Circumstances)


Have you or a family member ever had a positive or negative experience with a prosecutor’s office (District Attorney or Solicitor General)?
(If Yes: Who, When, Where, Circumstances)

Are you or someone close to you (family member, close friend), now or in the past, a prosecutor, a defense attorney, a judge or other court personnel?



Have you or a family member ever testified as a witness in a trial, a hearing or a deposition?
Do you feel that the criminal justice system is fair or unfair?


Have you or someone close to you (family member, close friend had a particularly positive or negative experience with a police officer?
(If Yes: Who, When, Where, Circumstances)


Do you have a dislike or mistrust of police officers?
Has anything that you have personally experienced/observed or seen in the media regarding police officers affected your opinion about police officers to the extent that you would be less likely to believe a police officer?
Have you or someone close to you ever filed a lawsuit against a police department?
Have you or a family member had any legal training or legal work experience?
(Who, What Kind, When, Where)
Are you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) in law-enforcement or a first responder, now or in the past?
(Who,What kind of job, Where)

Have you ever wanted to become a police officer, but did not?
Have you ever worked as a security guard? Have you ever worked in a setting in which you had interaction with police officers? (What Kind Of Job, Where , When)
Have you or a family member ever participated in a neighborhood watch program? Have you or a family member ever belonged to any organization related to crime prevention or criminal justice?
Have you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) ever been the victim of a crime? (Who, What Crime, When, Where)
Have you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) ever witnessed a crime? (Who, What Crime, When, Where) Have you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) ever had to call 911?
Have you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) ever had to give a statement to police or prosecutors about a crime?
Have you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) ever been arrested for a crime?(Who, What Crime, When, Where) Have you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) ever been convicted of a crime?(Who, What Crime, When, Where) Are you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) currently connected to any open criminal case?(Who, What Kind Of Case, Where)
Have you or someone close to you (family member, close friend) ever tried to have another person arrested?(Who, What Crime, When, Where) Aside from Covid-19, do you have any health concerns or issues that you feel would make it difficult to serve as a juror or prevent you sitting for a long period of time? Do you have expectations, based on TV or movies, as to what you’ll see or hear as evidence during a criminal trial?
Will you have difficulty following the judge’s instructions regarding the law, if you disagree with the law? Have you ever been on a jury or grand jury?
o If so, what county?
o Was it a criminal or a civil case?
o When (approximately)?
o Without telling the verdict, were you able to reach a verdict?
o Were you the foreperson of that jury?
o Was there anything about that jury experience that causes you to have a bias or prejudice either for or against the prosecution or the defense?