All entries for Thursday 03 August 2006
August 03, 2006
Day 4 very much like days 2 and 3 (day 1 was longer and had a lunch break; none of the others have); they let us go a little before one. Turns out all the defendents had been being inconsiderate and pleading guilty, which meant we were just left sitting up there all the time with nothing much to do…
Still, we did manage to make some more progress on the 500 piece jigsaw puzzle of a German (I think) castle; I can't remember its name.
Another good thing: because they don't do trials on Fridays and Weekends, and because the court's closed next week, my Jury Service is up after only 4 days, which is nice.
The randomness of tomorrow, today!'s Advice For Future Jurors: Bring a good book (several if they're small), or find fun people to talk to – both of those helped me to keep my sanity… just.