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Registration for the 2017 Burton D Weschler Moot Court Competition is Open

Registration for the 2017 Burton D Weschler Moot Court Competition is Open

October 19-21, 2017

Entering its 24th year, the Burton D. Wechsler First Amendment Moot Court Competition is a nationally-renowned tournament that consistently attracts top competitors from across the country. Our competition gives competitors the unique experience of arguing Constitutional law in the country's capital.

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The Capitol City Challenge

The Capitol City Challenge

March 2 - March 5, 2017

The American University, Washington College of Law Stephen S. Weinstein Trial Advocacy Program and Mock Trial Honor Society proudly announce the Ninth Annual Capitol City Challenge.

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A Passion for Justice: An Encounter with Clarence Darrow

A Passion for Justice: An Encounter with Clarence Darrow

April 10, 2013

The Trial Advocacy Program hosted a one-man show performed by Paul Morella entitled "A Passion for Justice: An Encounter with Clarence Darrow." Clarence Darrow is one of the most revered and well-known American trial lawyers.