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Jury Plan

Approved by the Ninth Circuit Judicial Council on June 21, 2021.



Welcome to the United States District Court, Southern District of California. As a juror, you play a significant role in ensuring that justice is carried out fairly and impartially.

2019 Master Wheel Juror Selection Process:
The United States District Court for the Southern District of California draws names of prospective jurors from a master wheel created from registered voters, provided by the California Secretary of State for both San Diego and Imperial Counties. The Clerk maintains a qualified jury wheel of all persons drawn from the master jury wheel who are determined to be qualified as jurors. Names are selected at random using an automated jury management program. This notice is provided pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1864 and 28 U.S.C. § 1866.

2021 Master Wheel Juror Selection Process:
The United States District Court for the Southern District of California draws names of prospective jurors from a master wheel created from registered voters, provided by the California Secretary of State, supplemented by the California driver’s license for non-AB60 licenses and state ID information, provided by the California Department of Motor Vehicles for both San Diego and Imperial Counties. The Clerk maintains a qualified jury wheel of all persons drawn from the master jury wheel who are determined to be qualified as jurors. Names are selected at random using an automated jury management program. This notice is provided pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1864 and 28 U.S.C. § 1866.


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