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Madonna excused from jury duty for being a distraction


By Shannon Sweeney

08 July 2014 at 11:52 BST


The singer was excused early from jury duty because her presence would have been a distraction.

Madonna was excused early from jury summons to prevent further distraction. cinemafestival

Madonna was excused early from jury duty in Manhattan after waiting for an hour an a half. Others who were called for jury duty waited upwards of hours.She arrived an hour later than the others waiting for jury duty, and she soon departed after her arrival. Spokesperson David Bookstaver of the New York State Unified Court System told the New York Daily News that Madonna was allowed to leave because her presence was a distraction and there was an ample number of jurors for that day. Madonna was formerly excused from jury duty in May due to a doctor's note. Source: New York Daily News

 
   
 
 
 

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