Cases heard by the Abilene Municipal Court are Class C misdemeanor violations that have penalties of a fine only. Jurors for the Abilene Municipal Court are selected at random. As a juror, you must be fair and impartial. Your actions and decisions must be free of any bias or prejudice because your actions and decisions are the foundation of our judicial system.
The Texas Supreme Court has rules to assist you in your conduct as a Juror, which will be given to you by the Judge.
If you receive a JURY SUMMONS in the mail, you are required to report for Jury Duty. Complete and bring with you the bottom section of the summons to the Municipal Court Office, located at 555 Walnut Street, 1st Floor.
Please call 676-6470 one hour prior to the trial time and date on your summons to ascertain if the Jury Trial that you were summoned for is still schedule.