Requesting a Postponement

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You may postpone your jury service two times within one year from your initial report date.

You will have an opportunity to request a postponement when you complete your online questionnaire. Please indicate the month in which you are available to report. If you have previously postponed your service or have already submitted your questionnaire, you may call 213-894-3644 between 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday, except federal holidays, to speak to a clerk about postponing your service. You may also request a postponement in writing by faxing your request to 213-894-3751 or by emailing it to

Jurors who appear and are granted an excuse or postponement will not be compensated for attendance, mileage, or subsistence.