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Pikesville school missed mock trial final that fell on Passover (access required)

Though it qualified for the 2019 Maryland high school mock trial finals, Beth Tfiloh was denied the chance to compete for the championship on April 26 because the last round fell on the holy penultimate day of Passover and no ...

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Richard Montgomery High School wins 2019 mock-trial championship (access required)

ANNAPOLIS – Richard Montgomery High School defeated Baltimore City College Friday to win the Maryland 2019 high school mock-trial championship after a two-hour battle at the state’s highest court on a subject all-too familiar to the battling teens: cyberbullying. The ...

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UM law school stands by professor who sent controversial email (access required)

The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law is standing by one of its professors who resigned from his position as a mock trial coach to undergraduate students after accidentally forwarding an email referring to Latino students as ...

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Severna Park H.S. wins mock-trial crown (access required)

Amid echoes of Ferguson, Mo., high-school students from Severna Park and Cumberland battled Friday in the mock trial of a fictional police officer accused of shooting an unarmed 18-year-old man to death without justification. With his team cast as the prosecution, Severna Park High School student Cory Jeweler said in his opening statement that Michael Case’s arms were raised in surrender when officer Darren Gray fired nine shots into him on a warm, clear day last August. “It is the police officer’s duty to protect and serve,” Jeweler said to start the championship round of the statewide High School Mock Trial Competition. “Gray didn’t protect and serve anyone. He pulled out his gun and pulled the trigger.”

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