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Jury Instructions

  • Jury Instructions

Updated as of  Thursday June 20, 2024

The jury trial scheduled to start June 25th has been CANCELED.

  June 2024 jurors, you are done checking jury instructions.

If you are needed, the Court will contact you directly.

You will need to pass through security so only bring with you essential items and leave all purses, bags and backpacks in your vehicle, as they are subject to search, and are not permitted in the Courthouse at this time. 

Do not bring family members or children to jury service.

If you are needed before the above dates, the Court will contact you directly.

 IMPORTANT: If you have any travel plans, important work obligations, appointments of any kind, or anything that could possibly conflict with your jury service, notify the Jury Commissioner IN WRITING as soon as possible, by using this link. Once your juror number is drawn for a jury trial, it is too late for you to be excused, unless it is an emergency. DO NOT DELAY NOTIFYING THE JURY COMMISSIONER OF IMPORTANT INFORMATION OR POSSIBLE CONFLICTS.

Note: If your number is drawn for an upcoming jury trial, the Jury Clerk cannot grant your excusal/postponement request. You would be required to report for that trial, and your excusal would be determined by the Presiding Judge and the attorneys on that trial. 

If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact the Jury Clerk directly either by phone at (208) 587-2133 Ext. 511 or email by using the Contact

**If a particular hearing is being held in person at the Elmore County Courthouse, i.e. not a virtual/remote court proceeding conducted through Zoom, remote or virtual access for that hearing will not be accessible. 


For your convenience, we have created this calendar; the dates that are in BOLD indicate the scheduled jury trials for June 2024. It is important to stay up to date on your jury instructions, as these trials could be cancelled or rescheduled at any time. You must be able to appear for these dates; Failure to do so will result in up to a $500 fine, 5 days in the county jail, or both