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Jury duty

FILE --  Madonna poses in the press room at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 19, 2013. (Credit: Getty Images)

Who’s That Girl At Jury Duty? It’s Madonna!

The pop icon reported for jury duty Monday in Manhattan, but her appearance was more of a drop-in photo op for starstruck passersby.

07/07/2014

IV, the German Shepherd that was summoned to jury duty in New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)

German Shepherd Called To Jury Duty In New Jersey

Nobody likes being hounded for jury duty, least of all a dog, but that’s exactly what happened in New Jersey.

04/16/2014

Courtroom/File (Photo: CBS 2)

Officials: Fraudsters Target Bergen County Residents With Jury Duty Phone Scam

Fraudsters are apparently targeting Bergen County residents with a jury duty phone scam. Calls have been made on pre-paid cell phones with ‘201’ area codes, the Bergen County Sheriff’s office said.

03/19/2014

Security guards stand outside Federal Court as the trial for Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith begins in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Juror Laid-Off After Being Assigned To Trial Of Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law

She told the court that her employer said that it would be to her benefit to lose her job so that she could collect unemployment while serving jury duty.

03/08/2014

Caroline Kennedy in 2012. (file/credit: Ron Sachs - Pool/Getty Images)

Caroline Kennedy To Serve As Juror In Drug Case

She told the judge she has known the current District Attorny Cyrus Vance since she was in elementary school but said it would not affect her judgment.

05/14/2013

Roger Clemens at the trial. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Dispute Over Pettitte Testimony At Clemens Retrial; ‘No, No, No’ Guy Qualifies

The retrial of former Yankees star Roger Clemens turned from an early-week snoozer to something more intriguing Wednesday.

04/19/2012

(credit: Special Commissioner Of Investigation For The NYC School District's Office)

NYC High School Teacher Accused Of Forging Jury Duty Notice

A closer look at the document revealed numerous errors. “Trail” was written instead of “trial,” “sited” for “cited,” and “manger” for “manager,” officials said.

01/10/2012

John Mara (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

CBS 2’s Tony Aiello Discusses Jury Duty With Giants CEO John Mara

His team puts eleven men on the field. But for the last few weeks NY Giants CEO John Mara has been one of 12 people in a box – a jury box.

04/29/2011

John Mara (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Giants’ John Mara Promoted To First Seat On Drug Case Jury

Giants co-owner John Mara has gone from alternate to Juror No. 1 in the second week of a major international drug case.

WFAN–04/15/2011

Empty jury box

Brooklyn Judge Orders Woman To Serve Jury Duty — For Life!

Was she trying to get out of jury duty? Or when she wrote in the questionnaire that “African-Americans, Hispanics and Haitians” are the three people I admire the least — is that how she really felt?

04/06/2011

John Mara (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Giants’ John Mara Fumbles Chance To Escape Jury Duty

John Mara, co-owner of the Giants, tried a courthouse version of the Hail Mary pass Tuesday to escape serving on a jury hearing a drug trial. Judge Jed S. Rakoff threw him for a loss.

WFAN–04/06/2011