The Clerk of Superior Court, through court order, is the manager of the jury pool of Carroll County. A Jury Liaison Officer has been established to assist in the process of jury selection and excusals. The Jury Liaison Officer for Carroll County is Catherine Huckeba. You may email her with your questions or excusal information and excusal affidavits by clicking on her name on this page. You may also fax any excusal information or affidavits to 770-214-3584; Attention: Catherine. There is a message line to call with voice mail requests for excusals and deferrals. The phone number is 770-830-5931. ONLY LEAVE ONE MESSAGE PER REQUEST! (Multiple messages will not assure a call back any faster!!!) She will make every effort to return the calls/emails/faxes sent by citizens wishing to present a legal excuse for deferral or excusal from the jury pool. Please be advised that at any given time we have numerous jury pools selected and the message line may be backed up with incoming messages. The Jury Liaison Officer will listen to and manually record your requests for excusals or deferrals. If she has not returned your call because of the extreme call volume before the date of court, please come to court. At that time you will be given an opportunity to give your excuse to the judge for consideration.
The following affidavits are provided for your convenience. They can be downloaded, filled out, then returned to our office as attachments in an email to Catherine, or a faxed at the number given above.
OVER 70 AFFIDAVIT
CHILD CARE AFFIDAVIT
HOME STUDY PROGRAM TEACHER AFFIDAVIT
FULL TIME STUDENT AFFIDAVIT
CAREGIVER FOR PERSON OVER 6 YRS OLD AFFIDAVIT
PERMANENT MEDICAL EXEMPTION AFFIDAVIT
TEMPORARY MEDICAL EXEMPTION AFFIDAVIT
JURY INFORMATION SHEET
The following is a list of legal excuses. 1- NON-RESIDENT OF CARROLL COUNTY (Non-resident must provide driver's license with new address)2- MENTALLY or PHYSICALLY DISABLED (A doctor's note is required prior to summoned date.)3- FULL TIME STUDENT (Class schedule must be provided prior to summoned date.)4- MEDICAL EXCUSE (Doctor's note is required prior to summoned date.)5- OVER 70 (It is not mandatory to serve on jury. An over 70 AFFIDAVIT will need to be completed.)6- ACTIVE MILITARY (It is not mandatory to serve on jury.)7- VACATION PLANS (Travel itinerary is required in order to defer to a future date. This must be received prior to summoned date.)