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> Is there in fact anything that states someone who is unemployed or
> self-employed is entitled to compensation for being subpoenaed?
Nope, the unemployed and self-employed are treated in the same
manner as the employed.
I've not read the rules, but from first-hand experience, I can tell
you I was subpoenaed for a deposition and sent a check for around
How imporatant is the subpoena to your case?
Call the sheriff's office for your county and ask for whomever
handles subpoenas. If they can/will not say how much it will
cost, they may lead you to a better source.