D.C. Street Law Clinic Presents 42nd Annual Mock Trial Tournament

March 18, 2014 —

WHAT:

The D.C. Street Law Clinic at Georgetown University Law Center presents its 42nd Annual Mock Trial Tournament, featuring more than 300 students from 15 public high schools across the city. Throughout the year, Georgetown Law students have taught the high school students about practical law. The Mock Trial Tournament is the culmination of this months-long effort.

WHEN:

Round One
Thursday, March 20, 2014
6:00 p.m.

Round Two
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
6:00 p.m.

Finals
Thursday, April 3, 2014
6:00 p.m.

WHERE:

Rounds One and Two
D.C. Superior Court
500 Indiana Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001

Finals
Georgetown University Law Center
Hart Auditorium, McDonough Hall
600 New Jersey Avenue
Washington, DC 20001

NOTE:

This year’s case involves a high school, hip-hop music, and the First, Fourth, and Fourteenth Amendments. To learn more about the trial, download the 2014 Mock Trial Packet.

Members of the press will not be allowed to bring cameras — video or still — to the competitions taking place at D.C. Superior Court. Questions about the rounds at D.C. Superior Court should be directed to Leah Gurowitz, Director of Government and Public Affairs, at Leah.Gurowitz@dcsc.gov.

Media interested in attending the finals at Georgetown Law should e-mail mediarelations@law.georgetown.edu.