Mock Trial Case Archive

2016 – Lopez v. Buddie’s Burgers:  Part 1 | Part 2

2015 – State v. Dousa: View the case

2014 – Perez v. Dempsey: View the case
Soccer player bumps her head one too many times. Whose fault is it?

2013 – State v. Durden: Part 1 | Part 2
The case involved death by excessive drinking of water.  Could it be criminal?

2012 – Lee Cavanaugh v. Cup of Joe: View the case
The case involves a civil dispute when hot coffee purchased from a local shop burns a customer.  Was the coffee too hot to handle?

2011 – State v. Freeman: Part 1 | Part 2
Frost is dead. She was a partner in a restaurant and was found frozen in the restaurant’s cooler. There was a history of gambling problems and outstanding loans.  Was it murder or just bad luck?

2010 – State v. Lane: Part 1 | Part 2
A criminal case where the defendant, a rap artist, is charged with inciting a riot and arson.

2009 – Simon v. Swift and Eastside High School: Part 1 | Part 2
A civil case where the deceased was a student-athlete who had used steriods.

2008 – State v. Campbell: Part 1 | Part 2
A criminal case where the bullying victim is charged with planting a bomb at school.

2007 – Johnson v. Brewster, Miller, and WASP: Part 1 | Part 2
A wrongful death action against not only the convicted wrongdoer, but the person and organization inciting hate.

2006 – State v. Kendall: Part 1 | Part 2
The case of fast cars in Caneville.

2005 – Parker et al v. Paradise County SD: Part 1 | Part 2
The case of the hazardous homework.

2004 – State v. Martin: Part 1 | Part 2
A criminal case where a student is charged with murder after a high school rock climber is found dead at the base of a cliff.

The People v. Andrew Jackson: Case | Teaching Notes
Historical mock trial for grades 8-12.