On the summons employees receive for jury duty is a tear-off section, Employer's Copy, which gives the specific date of the summons. Employees are instructed to submit this section to their employer 5 days before the date of the summons.
Postponement of service. A prospective juror may request orally or in writing that the date of service be postponed to a date not to exceed 6 months from the original date.
Exemptions from jury duty. Judges, law enforcement officers, and pregnant women are excused from jury duty. A person may be excused from jury service by showing the service would cause hardship, extreme inconvenience, or public necessity.