Ask a Lawyer and Get Answers to Your Legal Questions
Hello and welcome to JustAnswer. Please note: This is general information for educational purposes only and is not legal advice. No specific course of action is proposed herein, and no attorney-client relationship or privilege is formed by speaking to an expert on this site. By continuing, you confirm that you understand and agree to these terms.
I am sorry to hear about her condition. The following persons are exempt from jury duty in PA:
She qualifies by #1 and #9. So all that someone in your situation has to do (I assume you are her legal guardian is to call the Court and explain the situation. The clerk of the court may ask you to send over some documents, but that is about it. She should then be excluded. In rare occasions, they may ask you to show for her and explain the situation in person.
If you tell me what court this is in, I can provide the number to call.
I hope this helps and clarifies. Please use the SEND or REPLY button to keep chatting, or please RATE when finished. You may always ask follow ups at no charge after rating. Kindly rate my answer as one of TOP THREE FACES/STARS and then SUBMIT, as this is how experts get credit for our time. Rating my answer the bottom two faces/stars (or failing to submit the rating) does not give me credit and reflects poorly on me, even if my answer is correct. I work very hard to formulate an informative and honest answer for you; please reciprocate my good faith with a positive rating.