What happens if you miss jury duty in Harris County?

What happens if you miss jury duty in Harris County?

Penalties for missing Harris County or district court jury service. Fines for failing to show up for jury service at the county or district court level range from $100-$1,000. You could also be facing six months in jail for contempt of court charges.

How are jurors selected in Harris County?

Harris County is slowly beginning the process of re-starting jury trials. Jurors are selected from a randomized list of residents who are registered to vote in the county and/or have a Texas driver's license or a Texas ID card.