Jury duty - right and responsibility
October 4, 2018
Editor’s note: This is the first of two stories planned regarding jury duty. Please see next week’s Western Nebraska Observer for more information.
Let’s talk fundamental rights.
One right guaranteed to Americans is the right to a trial by jury. This is written into the United States and Nebraska Constitutions.
Our justice system depends on citizens to serve as jurors and make important decisions in court cases. Kimball County Clerk of the District Court, Deb Diemoz, wants to remind residents of the importance of service.
Diemoz would also like to reassure residents that, although it...