San Francisco To Start Paying Low To Moderate-Income Jurors Higher Daily Rate Under New Pilot Program

Friday, October 8, 2021

With the Governor’s signature on AB 1452 by Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), San Francisco will soon begin paying low to moderate-income jurors $100 per day – up from $15 a day. The pilot program called Be The Jury seeks to determine whether higher pay leads to more racial and socio-economic diversity in juries.