"Each year the team is assigned a “Case Packet” which consists of affidavits and other documents to make a case for both the prosecution as well as the defense.
This year the case is based around a war veteran who comes back home, only to end up shooting and killing his/her enemy from high school. The war veteran is played by Catherine Smith who will be performing for the team on Wednesday.
“I am very excited and anxious for our first trial on Wednesday. I can’t wait to see how all of our hard work plays out” states senior, Alexander Sinks.
There will be six students representing Franklin High School as an attorney, and three students representing the school as a witness, while the teams Prosecution will be there to cheer the team on.
On Wednesday February 8th, the team’s Prosecution will be performing against Bellingham High School."Continue reading about the Mock Trial Team online
The Mock Trial Team did win their first case last week:
Congrats to @FHSMock for the win today in our season opener. Pocket constitution to Lauren Robinson! @FranklinHSNews— Michael Walsh (@MockWalsh) February 1, 2017
|FHS Mock Trail Team for 2016-2017 (Pantherbook photo)|