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From the Blog: Announcing Virtual Supreme Court Competition Winners!

Thu, 03 May 2018

Texas Students Win the National Harlan Institute – ConSource Virtual Supreme Court Competition for High School Students; Connecticut Team Places Second


On April 26, 2018, ConSource and the Harlan Institute hosted the championship round of the sixth annual National Virtual Supreme Court Competition for high school students. The competition was hosted in the Supreme Court Institute Moot Court Room at Georgetown University Law Center, where two teams of talented high school students argued the case of Carpenter v. United States in front of a panel of three federal judges in a small-scale replica of the courtroom at the United States Supreme ...

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