Is It Possible To Get Out of Jury Duty?

For some people, learning that they have been selected for jury duty is about as exciting as winning a no-expense-paid vacation to the DMV.  Depending on the type of trial and whether you’ve been summoned for a trial jury or a grand jury, jury service… read more

Is It Legal to Drive Barefoot in Pennsylvania?

Can you legally drive barefoot in Pennsylvania? This question contains two parts. Can a police officer cite you for driving barefoot in Pennsylvania? No, a police officer cannot cite you for driving barefoot because Pennsylvania does not prohibit barefoot driving. Second, can you suffer legal… read more

What Happens If I Don’t Show Up for Jury Duty in Pennsylvania?

Courts describe jury duty as a privilege of citizenship. As a juror, you help with the administration of court cases. You might get summoned for a criminal case, like a theft case, or a civil case, like a car accident case. Jurors act as finders… read more