The judges of Benton Franklin Counties Superior Court understand and appreciate that jury duty can be inconvenient. But, jurors are an indispensible part of our system of justice. We are grateful for your willingness to serve as jurors. We hope you will find the experience to be rewarding. Thank you for doing your civic duty.
The Benton Franklin Counties Superior Court Judges are committed to keeping jurors, attorneys, staff and all other court users safe while accessing our courtrooms. Click HERE to review the guidelines we have implemented in conjunction with recommendations from the Washington State Department of Health, the Centers for Disease Control, and our local Benton Franklin Counties Health District.
Frequently Asked Questions
Click HERE for answers to many questions regarding jury service, together with resources for jurors and employers.
Public Service Announcement
The Washington Pattern Jury Instruction Committee partnered with the BJA Public Trust and Confidence Committee to prepare a public service announcement concerning jury duty. Click on the following link to view the video: Without You There Is No Justice.
Benton County Jury Duty
Franklin County Jury Duty
Court's Response to Coronavirus Pandemic
En respuesta a la nueva pandemia de coronavirus (o COVID-19), nuestros servicios estaran limitados
Click HERE for the latest information concerning the Court's response to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Click HERE for a description of the Ex Parte process.
The Courts will be closed for New Years on Friday, December 31, 2021.
The Courts will be closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, January 17, 2022.
Please refer to the Court Holiday Schedule to see changes to regular calendar.
Click HERE for information and attestation form.
Superior Court Administration Benton County Justice Center
7122 W Okanogan Pl
Kennewick, WA 99336
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