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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 10: Writs of venire facias

[ Text of section effective until May 10, 2016. Repealed by 2016, 36, Sec. 1.]

  Section 10. The clerks of the supreme judicial and superior courts shall, before each sitting and at such other times as the respective courts may order, issue writs of venire facias for jurors, requiring their attendance on such day of the sitting as the court may order. The number of jurors required by such writs shall be apportioned among the cities and towns, as nearly as may be, according to their respective populations.