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Barack Obama called for jury duty in Illinois

CHICAGO: Former US president Barack Obama has been summoned for jury duty in the state of Illinois and is planning to serve. Details have not been released but he is expected to appear in Cook County next month. Obama, 56, owns a home in Washington DC and also in Chicago and could be called for civil or criminal cases. Former presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush also appeared for jury selection after leaving the White House. Barack Obama went to Harvard Law School and lectured at the University of Chicago's…