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'Jesus Christ' called for jury duty

Jesus Christ was called for jury duty in November in Jefferson County, Ala. A Birmingham woman, who previously went by Dorothy Lola Killingworth, produced a driver's license to prove that Jesus Christ is her name. Christ was eventually excused from a criminal case because she was disruptive, court officials said. Instead of answering questions, she was asking them, a court employee said. But Christ didn't try to get out of jury duty. "She was perfectly happy to serve," said Sandra Turner, a court administrator.


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