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Interactive training for ministry leaders
Weekly Lessons, created and written by Richard R. Hammar, J.D., LL.M., CPA, give you a basic legal overview of essential topics based on staff or volunteer positions within a church.

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This Week's LessonWeek of January 29

Jury Duty


This week we turn our attention to jury duty. Start by completing the following quiz. Then review the Executive Summary for the key points on this topic, or read the Weekly Lesson for a complete discussion of this topic.

Pastor Lynn is an ordained pastor. She receives a notice in the mail instructing her to appear for jury duty on a specified date. How should she respond? Aren't ministers exempt from jury duty?

Weekly Quiz

Instructions Click on the correct answer for each of the following questions.

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