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Trial jury summons is red and white. Grand jury summons is blue and white. Town/Village summons is yellow and white.
SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 Term:
This term of Grand Jury has been postponed until Wednesday, September 26th. Jurors do NOT report on September 12th. You will now report for your first day of grand jury service on Wednesday, September 26th at 9:00 AM. Please check this website again on September 25th after 5:00 PM in case of any other changes or cancellations.
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Do not bring any weapons including pocket knives. Cell phone use is prohibited during jury proceedings.
The main parking lot is in front of the building, however, parking is extremely limited. Additional juror parking is available at the lot across the street from the old Belmont school on the corner of South Street and Tracy Avenue. It is a 3 block walk to the courthouse from there.
Grand Jurors typically serve mornings only.
If you need to speak with me, please call 449-3461 and leave a message. Thank you.
Rushford Town Court September 22:
If you are summoned for the Rushford town court located at the Town Hall in Rushord, you must call 437-5137 after 5:00 PM on the day before your summoned date for instructions or cancellations. If the jury selection is canceled and you are instructed not to report you will not be paid nor given proof of service for your employer. You will be ineligible for jury service in Allegany County for TWO years. Bring your summons with you if instructed to report.
The Commissioner of Jurors thanks all jurors for your time, cooperation and contribution to our system of justice.
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Absence or Emergency FOR SERVING JURORS: If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call our office at (585) 449-3461 after 8:30 a.m. on the day you are to report.
Accessibility If you have a disability and need accommodation, call (585) 449-3461 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.
Court Hours Court normally operates from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day. Court sessions rarely continue beyond 5:00 p.m.
Electronics Cell phones and other electronic devices may be used in the jury assembly rooms and other waiting areas. They must be turned off during jury selection and trial. There is public access Wi-Fi in the County courthouse.
Meals There is a mid-day lunch break every day.
Parking/Transportation The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.
Security Court Officers are stationed throughout the court. Members of the public must pass through a magnetometer to enter. Please arrive early and allow extra time for this process.