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OHIO Mock Trial Selects 2020-21 Team Members for Virtual Competition

Virtual mock trial practice

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team has selected 21 students to compete during the 2020-21 academic year. The students expect to take advantage of virtual competition to bond as a team and compete without travel expenses, including a competition “at” the University of Illinois invitational. Tryouts for the team occurred […]

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September 16, 2020 at 10:25 amNews

Center for Law, Justice & Culture Director’s Welcome 2020

Dr. Smoki Musaraj

From Dr. Smoki Musaraj Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture Associate Professor of Anthropology The Center for Law, Justice and Culture welcomes students, faculty, alumni and friends to an unconventional virtual semester at Ohio University! On behalf of the CLJC, I wish that this message finds everyone […]

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August 25, 2020 at 2:21 pmNews

Summer Law & Trial Institute Shifts Experiential Learning, Legal Exploration Online

Summer Law & Trial Institute Shifts Experiential Learning, Legal Exploration Online

 More than two dozen Ohio University alumni, attorneys and judges helped 20 high school students get a better understanding of the law and its possibilities through the Center for Law, Justice & Culture’s Summer Law & Trial Institute. Founded in 2016 by CLJC Pre-Law Advisor Larry Hayman, Esq (B.A. […]

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August 10, 2020 at 4:15 pmNews

OHIO News Reports Gill-Franks Named Student Trustee

Ellen Gill-Franks

Ohio University News reports that College of Arts & Sciences student Ellen M. Gill-Franks was appointed as a student trustee to the the Ohio University Board of Trustees in a story headlined “Governor, Alumni Association appoint new Trustees.” …Gill-Franks is a junior studying English pre-law and sociology and criminology, pursuing […]

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July 31, 2020 at 3:22 pmIn the News Students in the News

OHIO Mock Trial Students Virtually Prepare for Summer Trial Competition

Ohio University Mock Trial students prepare case for virtual trial

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team is spending the summer preparing for a mock trial to take place on Aug. 13 in a virtual courtroom. Through the use of video-conferencing technology and shared, electronic documents, a group of 10 students are working in teams to prepare all the components of […]

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July 7, 2020 at 12:23 pmNews

Law-Related Student Organizations Elect New Officers, Look Forward to 2020-21

Phi Alpha Delta on a law school visit

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture provides robust opportunities for students to engage in co-curricular and experiential learning through its several-affiliated student organizations and programs. For many, student organizations are a way to actively engage with their future career in law, politics, and advocacy outside of the classroom. “Getting […]

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April 21, 2020 at 11:02 amNews

Alumni Help Prepare OHIO Mock Trial for Columbus Regional Tournament

Alumni help with mock trial team preparation.

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team will compete in the annual American Mock Trial Association Regional Tournament Competition at the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas in Columbus, Ohio, on Feb. 22-23. The Ohio University Mock Trial is divided into two teams, each composed of 10 students. Students are required […]

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February 4, 2020 at 2:55 pmAlumni News