Supreme Court of Missouri's civic education committee seeks competitors for 2015 'Constitution Project'

Freedom Cup

The Supreme Court of Missouri’s Committee on Civic Education is seeking applicants for The Constitution Project, a statewide competition for high school students that will be held during the fall 2015 semester and will culminate with championship rounds in Jefferson City.

The Constitution Project gives students a mock crime scene to investigate, report about and eventually try in a mock trial, all under the mentorship of local professionals in the fields of crime scene investigation, journalism and trial advocacy. Started four years ago at Houston (Missouri) High School by Texas County Associate Circuit Judge Doug Gaston, the competition expanded last year to more than 200 students .... Read more»