Obama called for jury duty

Obama called for jury duty
Posted at 2:19 PM, Oct 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-28 10:46:10-04

(CNN) - Former President Barack Obama has been summoned for jury duty in Illinois.

CNN affiliate WLS reported Obama received a notice from Cook County to appear next month, and he plans to serve.

The former president still lives in Washington, DC, but he maintains a home in Chicago.

Obama is not the first former commander-in-chief to receive a jury summons. George W. Bush reported for jury duty in Dallas two years ago, but he was not selected.

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