Moot Court Simulation
This moot court simulation allows students to play the roles of counsel or Chief or Associate justice of the Supreme Court. Justices will participate in oral arguments and prepare an opinon. Counselors will prepare case briefs and participate in oral arguments. There are two hypothetical cases to choose from (one suited for users of Rights, Liberties, and Justice and one suited for users of Institutional Powers and Constraints.)
Instructions for Counsel and Justices and information about both hypothetical cases are below.
- Hypothetical Case: Oregon v. Belay
- Hypothetical Case: Fox v. Cochran
- Instructions for Counsel
- Instructions for Chief and Associate Justices
Resources for instructors running the Moot Court Simulation, include assignment instructions and grading rubrics.