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Expect more people to be called for jury duty as Maryland courts resume jury trials in October, Harford judge says

From www.baltimoresun.com
By
James Whitlow
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The coronavirus pandemic will almost certainly impact the number of people who are called in for jury duty once civil and criminal trials resume in October, according to a Harford County judge. Because of safety concerns, Maryland courts will have to draw from a larger pool of prospective jurors as some defer their civic obligation.