Am I legally required to appear if I got a subpoena by mail? 2 Answers as of March 18, 2016

I received a Subpoena To Testify as a witness in the mail. The bottom of the letter has a tear off reply card that says "Acceptance of Service and Waiver of Personal Service".

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Attorney & Counselor at Law | John Hugger
Only if you sign and return the waiver of service, otherwise, they have to personally serve you with the subpoena. If you are properly served, a warrant for your arrest can be issued against you if you fail to appear as required by the subpoena.
Answer Applies to: Colorado
Replied: 3/18/2016
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Miller & Harrison, LLC | David Harrison
You will only be required to appear if you sign and return the bottom portion which waives personal service. If you do not return that, they will send someone out to personally hand it to you, probably, and then you will be required to show up.
Answer Applies to: Colorado
Replied: 3/17/2016
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