New to Mock Trial? Check out Competition Materials Below!

 

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

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Case Materials:

2018 State Case – Gossan Flint v Texoma Development Corp. – Updated 10/10/17

2018 State Case – Red line version – Uploaded 10/10/17

2018 State Case Clarifications – Uploaded 10/10/17

2018 COMPETITION RULES
Rules of Evidence
For case questions & clarifications, contact: TXHSMockTrial@dallasbar.org

 

Courtroom Artist Contest

 

2018 Courtroom Artist Info Packet

Regions hosting a 2018 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 19 (El Paso)
  • Region 20 (San Antonio)
  • Dallas ISD

November Dallas Clinic Info:

 

Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the George Allen Courthouse in Dallas, TX

November 2018 Clinic Flyer

2018 Clinic Case

 

RSVP to mgarcia@dallasbar.org

 

How to Get Started:

How To Start a Team – 2018

2017-2018 Competition Timeline

New Teacher-Coach Handbook

Purchase a mock trial DVD or trial case here.

2018 Program Brochure

 

Competition Materials:

 

Competition Guidelines & Summary of Rules

Regional Entry Form – 2018
2018 Team Roster Page
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
Tasks of Attorney Advisors

Mock Trial Coaching Tips

Impeaching a Witness

Introduction of Exhibits

Fundraising Letter

Mock Trial Resources:

Putting on Mock Trials – American Bar Association Guide

The Articulate Advocate – Sign-up for free downloads/emails about courtroom communications, watch videos, read blog; The book teaches attorneys not what to say, but rather how to say it.
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