Madonna: Jury Duty? -- Madge Is Way too Big for Jury Duty
Madonna Way too Big for Jury Duty
7/7/2014 2:43 PM PT
Madonna was sent home from jury duty in 2 hours because her fame would have thrown a wrench in the wheels of justice.
The singer showed up Monday at a NYC courthouse but was excused 2 hours later. And get this ... she never had to sit with the commoners in the jury assembly room. She was allowed to hang out in the clerk's office.
A court official says Madonna was released because they had more than enough jurors to fill the needs of the courts.
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So the question ... if there were enough jurors why release her instead of others? The court official says her presence would create a distraction in the jury selection process.
So we gotta ask ...