STAMFORD SUPERIOR COURT

JUROR ACCOMMODATIONS

 

The following information is intended to answer general questions regarding your first day of serving jury duty at the Stamford Superior Courthouse. Additional information may be obtained in the Jury Duty Handbook “Your Guide To Jury Duty” - (PDF)

 

ATTENDANCE

First day jurors must sign in immediately upon entering the jury room.

JUROR PARKING

http://www.jud.ct.gov/faq/Parking/stamford.htm

ACCOMMODATIONS FOR

THE DISABLED

If you have a disability and need a special accommodation, please call 1-800-842-8175, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and speak with a customer service representative. Our hearing impaired customers may call via TDD 1-800-842-6794 OR (860) 566-2936. You may also email any request to jury.administration@jud.ct.gov

JUROR STICKERS

Juror stickers will be distributed to you upon arrival. Stickers must be worn at all times while you are in or about the courthouse. Stickers must be returned to the Jury Service Assistant (JSA) before leaving the courthouse at the end of the day.

COURTHOUSE

The Jury Room is located on the third floor of the Stamford Superior Courthouse. Jurors must avoid all other areas of the courthouse including courtrooms and juror waiting rooms unless you are assigned to them.

COFFEE / TEA

Coffee (regular and decaf) and tea is provided free of charge

SMOKING

Smoking is allowed outside of the building. There are no smoking breaks provided for jurors except during lunch break.

QUIET LOUNGE

A quiet lounge is available across from the juror room.

ELEVATORS

Jurors must be accompanied by court personnel when using the elevator.

STAIRWAY

Jurors must be accompanied by court personnel when using the stairway.

RESTROOMS

Restrooms are located in the jury room.

TELEVISIONS

All programs are available for your viewing except for the news. Please change the station if news comes on.

PUBLIC PAY TELEPHONES

Pay telephones are available in the juror area.

LUNCH

Lunch is between 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. Lunch will be announced by the JSA. JSA will explain area food locations. If you choose to bring a lunch, there is a refrigerator available.

CHANGE MACHINE

We DO NOT have a change machine.

VENDING MACHINES

Vending machines are located across from the juror room, in the quiet lounge. There is a soda machine. PLEASE BRING CHANGE!!!

CELL PHONES/ BEEPERS/LAPTOPS/RADIO DEVICES, ETC.

Jurors may not bring disruptive items into the courthouse.  A disruptive item includes, but is not limited to, the following:  a radio, boom box, portable television, compact disc player/recorder, cassette player/recorder, or any cell phone equipped with a digital camera.  If you have any questions regarding what to bring, contact Jury Administration at 1-800-842-8175.

ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATES

Jurors receiving credit for serving will be mailed a Certificate of Recognition of Juror Service.