Fifth Judicial District Court
Welcome to the Fifth Judicial District Court Juror Information Website!
This applies to Lea County
All persons summoned for jury duty in the Fifth Judicial District Court in Lea County must complete the Juror Qualification and Juror Questionnaire on-line HERE.
All persons summoned for jury duty in the Fifth Judicial District Court, who have not been excused, must participate in jury duty.
If you are 75 years of age or older:
- You may be permanently excused from jury duty by completing an Affidavit of Age available from the jury clerk at the courthouse or by clicking HERE. Please return the completed notarized form to the jury clerk by email, hand delivery, or mail.
If you are not a resident of Lea County:
- You must submit a copy of your current driver’s license, current voter’s registration, lease agreement, or current pay stub with the prospective juror’s full name and badge number. No other forms of verification will be accepted.
If you are not a citizen of the United States:
- You must provide proof, which must include the prospective juror’s full name and badge number. Acceptable forms of documentation: Current VISA, passport, green card, permanent resident cards or other legal documentation that clearly states not a US citizen.
If you are requesting excusal for Medical Reasons:
- You may request excusal for medical reasons by completing the Request for Medical Excusal
Any request for postponement, excusal, or exemption MUST be in writing submitted by the following methods.
Hand Deliver: 100 N. Main, Lovington, NM
Mail to: Jury Clerk, 100 N. Main, Box 6C, Lovington, NM 88260
If you need to speak with a Jury Clerk, you can call 575-396-8571, ext. 115 or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org.