In this session students will be broken up into small groups and asked to read, discuss and then explain an article introducing the topic of their moot and a court case that will serve as precedent for the moot. Before reading the articles, students should familiarize themselves with information on the Summarizing and Discussing Articles page.
Articles for Presentation
Group 1: Texas 10 Commandments
Group 2: Maryland Cross Case
- Does a 40-foot Latin cross honoring World War I veterans violate the Constitution?
- Supreme Court Weighs Fate of 40-Foot Cross Built as War Memorial
Group 3: Student Speech in School
Group 4: Student Speech out of School
- Former Mississippi student who was suspended for posting rap song online has appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court