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#ThankAJuror with free materials from The Missouri Bar

Juror Appreciation Email Size

Posters and stickers can be ordered online 

Juror Appreciation Week takes place April 28-May 4.  

Lawyers, judges, and clerks are encouraged to order one of The Missouri Bar's free 11x17" posters and display it in places where jurors will see it. 

Missouri is one of only a few states that hold a statewide Juror Appreciation Week, with more than 50 courts participating annually. The observance began in 2000 by order of the Supreme Court of Missouri. The order states, “Each year thousands of Missourians perform one of the most significant civic duties granted to citizens — they serve as fair and impartial jurors in communities throughout the state. To honor those citizens who have performed their civic duty, all Missouri courts are directed to observe Juror Appreciation Week…”  Place your order, simply fill out this form.  

Looking for more ways to celebrate? 

  • Use the hashtag #ThankAJuror to let people know that you appreciate their service to the rule of law. 
  • Arrange for special treats throughout the week such as popcorn, peanuts, cracker jacks, or other ballpark foods.  
  • Serving as a juror can come with a range of questions. Check out showmerights.org/jury-duty and courts.mo.gov FAQs to find and share answers. 
  • Learn about one Missourian’s unique role in ensuring everyone’s right to a lawyer – Remembering Gideon video

Thank you for helping jurors step up to the plate!