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What region am I in? Who is my Regional Coordinator?  What are our competition dates?

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How to Register for Mock Trial Guide

Case Materials:

2021 Case Materials

2021 State Case Clarifications

2021 COMPETITION RULES – 11.23.20
2020 Updated Rules of Evidence
For case questions & clarifications, contact: TXHSMockTrial@dallasbar.org

Want to find a team to scrimmage virtually? Click here.

Courtroom Artist Contest

2021 Courtroom Artist Contest Rules – 11.23.20

Regions hosting a 2020 Courtroom Artist Contest are below:

  • Region 1 (Edinburg)
  • Region 2 (Corpus Christi)
  • Region 4 (Houston)
  • Region 5 (Beaumont)
  • Region 7 (Tyler)
  • Region 10 (North Texas)
  • Region 11 (Fort Worth)
  • Region 12 (Waco)
  • Region 19 (El Paso)
  • Region 20 (San Antonio)
  • Dallas ISD

November Clinic Info:

This year’s clinic will be virtual! Check out the information below!

Saturday, November 14, 2020

2020 November Clinic Info Flyer

November 2020 Clinic Case

Mock Trial Clinic Prep Tips

 

How to Get Started:

How To Start a Mock Trial Team – 2021

2019 – 2020 Competition Timeline

Mock Trial Training Manual

New Teacher-Coach Handbook

Check out our YouTube page!

Purchase a mock trial DVD or trial case here.

Mock Trial Brochure

Mock Trial 101

 

Competition Materials:

Competition Guidelines & Summary of Rules

Regional Entry Form – PDF

Regional Entry Form – Word
2020 Team Roster Page – PDF

2020 Team Roster Page – Word
Code of Conduct (Every team must complete and give to their Regional Coordinator prior to the Competition)
Score Sheet, Explanation, & Criteria for the Judges

Trial Sequence & Time Limits

 

Timekeeper Materials:

Timekeeper Guidelines from a Timekeeper
Timekeeper Responsibilities
Timekeeping Sheet (Bring multiple copies to the competition)
Time Card Use Sheet
Time Card Number Template

 

Helpful Materials for Team Coaches:

Tasks of Teacher-Coaches
Attorney Adviser Guidelines

Mock Trial Coaching Tips

Impeaching a Witness

Introduction of Exhibits

Fundraising Letter

Attorney Adviser Recruitment Letter

Mock Trial Resources:

Putting on Mock Trials – American Bar Association Guide

The Articulate Advocate – The mock trial coach’s bundle  has handouts, videos, and a coach’s copy of The Articulate Advocate
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