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Jurors need to do what’s right

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Taxpayers currently pay 100 percent of the insurance premiums for retired and current jurors and 50 percent of their families’ premiums. At this time six current and six retired police jurors participate.

In justifying his decision to vote against changes that would require Jury employees to pay 10 percent of their premiums and jurors — both active and retired — to pay 100 percent of their premiums, Jury President the Rev. Eddie Allen compared Jury service to military service. He insinuated that since jurors are “serving the people” then they are just like soldiers serving their

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