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Contamination of Orangetown: a mock trial and site investigation part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Professional journal article describing the presentation and pedagogy behind using a mock trial as a means to teach groundwater science and the legal system to hydrology students. The lead author is ...

Resource Type: References
Topics: Mock Trial

'A Civil Action' in the Geology Classroom part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This is a Education and Outreach article about the undergraduate honors course at Ohio State University where students serve as expert witnesses and attorneys in a mock trial centered on the ...

Resource Type: References
Topics: Mock Trial

Developing analytical and communication skills in a mock-trial course based on the famous Woburn, Massachusetts case part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Detailed account of materials used, assignments, and procedures used for students to run a mock trial based on the geology, hydrology, and water chemistry in the famous 'A Civil Action' trial.

Resource Type: References
Topics: Mock Trial, Legal System

Junk science and the jury part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Interesting read about the failures of the U.S. legal system in allowing non-experts and quasi-experts to testify in trials, thus diluting the impact of science and giving science a poor record in ...

Resource Type: References
Topics: Legal System:Jury Trials, Mock Trial, Legal System:Expert Testimony

Comparison of scientific method and lawsuit (Details)
Figure from Bair (2002) comparing the path of a lawsuit to the steps in the scientific method: a 892 by 581 pixel JPEG
Resource Type: References
Topics: Mock Trial, Legal System


Bair teaching 'Science in the Courtroom' at OSU (Details)
Scott Bair in his classroom teaching students in 'Science in the Courtroom': a 420 by 510 pixel JPEG
Resource Type: Photos
Topics: Mock Trial


Court recorder off to left (Details)
Undergraduate student being deposed at OSU trial: a 476 by 630 pixel JPEG
Resource Type: Photos
Topics: Mock Trial


osu_trial_directed_testimony.jpg (Details)
Direct testimony in OSU mock trial: a 406 by 532 pixel JPEG
Resource Type: Photos
Topics: Mock Trial


Example Courtroom (Details)
Schematic diagram of the moot courtroom used in the mock trials at Ohio State University: a 765 by 572 pixel JPEG
Resource Type: Mock Trial Materials
Topics: Mock Trial


Mock trial schedule (Details)
Mock trial schedule at OSU: a 2394 by 1668 pixel JPEG
Resource Type: Mock Trial Materials
Topics: Mock Trial


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