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LeBron James is taking pictures of himself as he heads into jury duty (Photos)

Absolutely nothing of any NBA-related importance happens in August. We could couch that hyperbole by pointing to major signings or potential trades, and the Philadelphia 76ers still don’t have a coach, but by and large the league takes this month off.

This is why it seems like a perfect time to haul the NBA’s biggest star and best player into a courtroom to sit amongst 11 other commoners. This is why LeBron James is reporting for jury duty, according to his Instagram account. Here are the pictures he took of himself right before heading in:

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LeBron's caption: "Jury duty time. Time to serve my civic duty"

Unfortunately for the citizens of Bath Township, LeBron was not selected for the jury.

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