25-1609. Jurors; grounds for challenge; sufficiency of challenge.

It shall be sufficient cause of challenge of the petit juror that he or she lacks any one of the qualifications mentioned in section 25-1601, or that he or she has requested or solicited any officer of the court or officer charged in any manner with the duty of selecting the jury to place him or her upon the panel.

Source:R.S.1867, Code § 665, p. 511; Laws 1881, c. 29, § 1, p. 207; Laws 1901, c. 83, § 1, p. 476; R.S.1913, § 8144; C.S.1922, § 9079; C.S.1929, § 20-1609; Laws 1939, c. 18, § 4, p. 99; C.S.Supp.,1941, § 20-1609; R.S.1943, § 25-1609; Laws 1953, c. 72, § 4, p. 226; Laws 1979, LB 234, § 4.

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