Jordan Elliot, Jessica Perkins, Mike Angelos, and Michael D. Elliot.

Jordan Elliot, Jessica Perkins, Mike Angelos, and Michael D. Elliot.

Looking for a Jury Rights Day event? Check below! Click on any location on the Jury Rights Day event map near the top of the page for a link to the local listing below, or scroll down the page for local event details listed by state.

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Don’t see a Jury Rights Day event in your area? Consider organizing one!

Join the national Jury Rights Day 2014 event on Facebook. Local event pages, where available, are linked in the local listings below.











Alaska

Fairbanks, AK
Jury Rights Day Celebration
Friday, 5 September
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Alaska
state and federal courthouses
Fairbanks, AK

FIJA Alaska state contact Frank Turney plans to be out again this year, decked out in his signature 1-800-TEL-JURY hat, at the state and federal courthouses in Fairbanks, AK educating the community about jurors’ rights. Please give Frank a call at 907-457-2333 or email him at fturney@mosquitonet.com to volunteer to help out. He has a couple of 6′ X 3′ FIJA banners he displays, and is frequently covered by local news stations.



Arizona

Coolidge, AZ
Jury Rights Day Celebration
Friday, 5 September
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Arizona
San Carlos Park
110 West Central Ave.
Coolidge, AZ

This event is hosted by THS International Connection chapter.



Florence, AZ
Jury Rights Day Celebration
Friday, 5 September
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Arizona
Heritage Park
971 Jason Lopez Circle
Florence, AZ

This event is hosted by THS International Connection chapter.



Tucson, AZ
Jury Rights Day Celebration
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Friday, 5 September
7:30 am – 5:00 pm
El Presidio Park
160 W Alameda St.
Tucson, AZ

Jury rights educators will celebrate Jury Rights Day by distributing literature to educate the community about jurors’ right of conscientious acquittal through jury nullification. El Presidio Park is adjacent to the courts and city building, this is also jury pool day.This event is sponsored by The Human Solution Tucson, Safer Arizona, and AZ4NORML.


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California

Fresno, CA
Jury Rights Day
Friday, 5 September
noon – 3:00 pm
Fresno County Courthouse
1100 Van Ness Ave.
Fresno, CA

THS member Diane Valdovinos is hosting her second Jury Rights Day event at this location. Last year she was alone, but this year she has a great group of people who are excited to help out. Please come on out and join them!

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Mt. Shasta, CA
Jury Rights Lecture
Thursday, 4 September
7:00 pm
Abundant Life Church of the Nazarene
934 N. Old Stage Rd.
Mt. Shasta, CA

Rev. Bill Hofer will speak to the Mt. Shasta-Siskiyou Tea Party on the opportunity of jury service, including jurors’ right of conscientious acquittal.

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Oroville, CA
Jury Rights Day
Friday, 5 September
1:00 – 4:00 pm Pacific
FoodMaxx
1160 Oroville Dam Blvd.
Oroville, CA

The Northern California chapter of The Human Solution will host a table and hand out educational literature and answer questions about jurors’ rights.

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Red Bluff, CA
Jury Rights Day Celebration
Friday, 5 September
Red Bluff Post Office
447 Walnut St.
Red Bluff, CA

FIJA California activist Don Bird plans to be out again this year, with a table, banner, and FIJA literature. He will be traveling from out of town but will arrive in the morning. Bird requests any interested volunteers to please get in touch with him at 530-585-2779 or show up on the day of the event. He would like to get 3 or 4 more volunteers out with him for Jury Rights Day to better cover both entrances of the post office. Last year, his Jury Rights Day outreach got coveted media coverage in the Red Bluff Daily News in an article entitled “Tehama County man touts Jury Rights Day”. Such media coverage is a valuable way to spread FIJA’s message far beyond the immediate location of the event.

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Riverside, CA
National Jury Rights Day
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Friday, 5 September
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Riverside police station between three courthouses
4102 Orange St
Riverside, CA 92501

The Human Solution International Headquarters Chapter will be setting up a table and banners. They will be distributing literature and doing personal outreach to all those passing by. This location is centrally located between three courthouses, so please come out and help them educate the community!

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Florida

Sanford, FL
Monday Morning Courthouse Outreach
Monday, 8 September
7:40 am Eastern
Seminole County Criminal Justice Center
101 Bush Blvd.
Sanford, FL

Juror educators will be handing out educational materials at the Seminole County Criminal Justice center on Monday morning, as they do regularly each week.

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Georgia

Decatur, GA
FIJA Jury Rights Day Georgia Education Event
Friday, 5 September
10:00 am – 2:00 pm Eastern
DeKalb Courthouse Square
556 N McDonough St.
Decatur, Georgia

We will be handing out information, answering questions, and educating citizens on why its important to take jury duty and their rights once they are on a jury. This will be a follow-up/practice activity from the training at the Peachtree NORML meeting.

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Iowa

Des Moines, IA
Jury Rights Day Celebration
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Friday, 5 September
10:00 am Central
Polk County Courthouse
500 Mulberry St.
Des Moines, IA

Jury rights educators will celebrate Jury Rights Day by distributing literature to educate the community about jurors’ right of conscientious acquittal through jury nullification.

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Michigan

Lansing to Jackson, MI
Jury Rights Day Outreach
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Friday, 5 September
All Day
Starting at the courthouse in Lansing
Ending at the courthouse in Jackson

This bus tour is hosted by The Human Solution- Team Cannabus. Human Solution members and other supporters will spend the day on the Cannabus traveling around Michigan to educate the community about jurors’ rights. The tour begins at the Lansing courthouse and will traveling to the courthouse in Jackson with several stops along the way. Information will be given from the bus, and they’ll be teaching and distributing on foot as well.



Muskegon, MI
Jury Rights Day Rally
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Friday, 5 September
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Eastern
Muskegon County Courthouse
990 Terrace St.
Muskegon, MI

West Michigan THS will host a Jury Rights Day Rally at the Muskegon County Courthouse near the intersection of Terrace and Apple. They will have an information table, pass out literature, talk to citizens, and carry signs informing everyone of jury rights and jury nullification.

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Rogers City, MI
Jury Rights Day Outreach
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Friday, 5 September
11:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern
Presque Isle County Courthouse
151 E. Huron
Rogers City, MI 49779

Hosted by Leveling the Playing Field and Tip of the Mitt THS, volunteers will set up on the courthouse lawn as they did last year and distribute literature to passersby.

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Montana

Hamilton, MT
Ravalli County Fair
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Thursday, 28 August 2014
Friday, 29 August 2014
Saturday, 30 August 2014
100 Old Corvallis Rd., near Fairgrounds Road and Highway 93

FIJA volunteers will host an information table at the Ravalli County Fair where we will pass out literature and discuss jury nullification with passersby.


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Missoula, MT
Missoula Hempfest
Saturday, 6 September
Caras Park
Missoula, MT

FIJA Montana state contact Mike Fellows and the Missoula County Libertarian Party will distribute FIJA literature at Missoula Hempfest as they do each year. Mike is one of our most successful activists, as evidenced by a jury nullification case in Missoula that made national headlines when so many potential jurors openly refused to enforce an unjust law that a judge gave up even trying to seat a jury!

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Nevada

Las Vegas, NV
National Jury Rights Day Las Vegas
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Friday, 5 September and Monday, 8 September
Friday, 9/5 10:30 am – Press conference
Friday, 9/5 11:00 am – Presentation about jury rights
Monday, 9/8 8:00-11:00 am – Hand out information on jurors’ rights
Clark County Courts
200 Lewis Ave.
Las Vegas, NV

Jury rights educators will celebrate Jury Rights Day on Friday and again on Monday at the courthouse educating the community about jurors’ right of conscientious acquittal through jury nullification via a press conference, presentation about jury rights, and literature distribution. This event is hosted by Southern Nevada Watchdogs and Nevada Cop Block.

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New Jersey

Camden, NJ
Jury Rights Day
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5 September
7:30 am – 5:00 pm Eastern
Camden County Hall of Justice
101 S. 5th St.
Camden, NJ 08103

We will be handing out jury nullification literature to the general public to educate the community about this most important right. This event is hosted by Rev. Deborah Kalinowski.

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Mays Landing, NJ
Jury Rights Day
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8 September
Three shifts:
7:30 am – 9:00 am Eastern
11:30 am – 1:30 pm Eastern
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Eastern
Atlantic County Court Complex
4997 Unami Blvd.
Mays Landing, NJ 08330

New Jersey Second Amendment Society will celebrate Jury Rights Day by kicking off a long-term educational campaign on public property near the Atlantic County Court Complex. Volunteers will work in three shifts distributing educational outreach materials to passersby. This campaign will continue on beyond Jury Rights Day, in an effort to ensure everyone has access to fully informed jurors when they need them. Please click through to register for one or more shifts!

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New York

Albany, NY
Jury Rights Day
5 September
1:00 – 3:00 pm Eastern
Albany County Courthouse
16 Eagle St.
Albany, NY

Kimberleigh Krepp will again host Jury Rights Day outreach this year. Activists will be at the Albany County Courthouse distributing jury rights literature to all who are interested. Come on out and help educate the community!

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North Carolina

Asheville, NC
Jury Rights Day
5 September
9:00 am – noon Eastern
Buncombe County Courthouse
60 Court Plaza
Asheville, NC

Betty Jackson will host a group handing out materials to people going in and out of the courthouse and passing on the sidewalks. So far she has a group of about 8 folks to do outreach, and she hopes to get a few more. Come on out and lend a hand!

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Pennsylvania

Doylestown, PA
Jury Rights Day Outreach for Bucks County, PA
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Monday, 8 September
7:30 am Eastern
Bucks County Courthouse
55 E Court St.
Doylestown, PA

After a successful juror education outreach event that made news, activists in Bucks County, Pennsylvania have decided to go out again, this time in celebration of Jury Rights Day. They will hand out literature at the Bucks County Courthouse, with the goal of informing more of the public of their rights as a juror. Free parking is available at a lot a few blocks away from the courthouse at N. Broad St. & Union St.

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Texas

Galveston, TX
Galveston County TX Jury Rights Day
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Friday, 5 September
8:00 am Central
Galveston County Courts at Law
600 59th Street
Galveston, TX 77550

Activists will celebrate Jury Rights Day in Galveston County, Texas at the courthouse handing out literature fully informing everyone of jurors’ right of conscientious acquittal.

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Port Arthur, TX
Monday Morning Courthouse Outreach
Monday, 8 September
7:30 – 8:30 am Central
Jefferson County Justice Court
525 Lakeshore Dr,
Port Arthur, TX

Members of the Activist Coalition for Cannabis Southeast Texas (ACCSET) will be handing out educational materials at the Jefferson County Courthouse on Monday morning.

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Port Arthur, TX
ACCSET Monthly Meeting
Tuesday, 9 September
7:00 pm Central
The Capri Club
8585 9th Ave.
Port Arthur, TX

The monthly meeting of Activist Coalition for Cannabis Southeast Texas (ACCSET) will be focusing mainly on jury nullification.

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Utah

Salt Lake City, UT
Jury Rights Day Outreach
Friday, 5 September
8:00 am Mountain
Scott M. Matheson Courthouse
450 S State St.
Salt Lake City, UT ‎

This courthouse outreach event is hosted by Students for Liberty. Students and community members plan to pass out literature to passersby outside of Matheson Courthouse beginning at 8am on Friday, educating the public on the history, legal status, and morality of jury nullification.

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Virginia

Richmond, VA area
National Jury Rights Day Outreach
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Friday, 5 September
8:00 am – 2:00 pm Eastern
John Marshall Courts Building
400 N. 9th St.
Richmond, VA

Virginia Cop Block will be hosting Jury Rights Day outreach in Richmond, Virginia. Nathan Cox of Virginia Cop Block has volunteered to organize the event and encourages you to participate if you are in the area.

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Washington

Olympia, WA
We have TWO events taking place in Olympia, WA this year.

Jury Rights Day at the Courthouse
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Friday, 5 September
11:00 am Pacific
Thurston County Superior Court
2000 Lakeridge Dr. SW
Olympia, WA 98502

Hosted by the local chapter of The Human Solution, this event will be a small group of individuals sharing and passing out information to people to inform them of how jury nullification works.

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Jury Rights Day at Percival Landing
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Friday, 5 September
noon – 4:00 pm Pacific
Percival Landing
4th Ave. W at Water St. NW
Olympia, WA

Join the Thurston County Libertarian Party and help us sign wave for Jury Rights and hand out information to passers-by. Bring your own signs!

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