Bill to Allow Illegal Aliens to Serve on Juries?

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The California Assembly passed a bill on Thursday that would make the state the first in the nation to allow non-citizens who are in the country legally to serve on jury duty.

Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, said his bill, AB1401, would help California widen the pool of prospective jurors and help integrate immigrants into the community.

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  • Alice J Kohls

    I cannot believe how easy it is for some people to just give our country away to foreign nationals or illegal aliens without a fight. What is going on doesn’t anyone care anymore.

    • Shelley Luke Powell

      It may not be a bad thing. They tend to hold values of Pro Life and anti – Hollywood culture.