Second Judicial Circuit Court Franklin County
Franklin County Courthouse, Public Courthouse Square, Benton, IL 62812
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 607, Benton, IL, 62812
All civil cases at law over $300., Civil cases in equity., Proceedings in habeas corpus., Felonies and misdemeanors, Proceedings in quo warranto., Prohibition and certiorari cases., Appeals from magistrate court, municipal court, and administrative agencDivision:
Phone Number: 618-439-2011
Staff: Chief Judge: E. Kyle Vantrease; Circuit Judges: Melissa A. Drew, Thomas Joseph Tedeschi (Resident); Associate Judges: Leo T. Desmond, Robert W. Lewis
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- How was I chosen? - Jurors are picked at random from lists of registered voters, people with driver's licenses, or those with state issued ID cards.
- What are the exemptions? Depending on local laws and specific court policies, exemptions MAY include persons over age 70, and those having recently served on a jury (usually within 1-3 years depending on county policy). In the state of Illinois, there are no automatic professional or government employee exemptions. If any of these apply to you, contact the court to verify they observe the exemption.
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