Judiciary Summer Pre-Law Program Participants' Graduation and Sponsors' Recognition Ceremony
An intense, three-week study of law was completed by thirteen local participants on July 11th and was followed by a graduation and sponsors' recognition ceremony.
Roof Repairs Begin
The Judiciary recently began repairs on the Guma’ Hustisia’s roof in Susupe. After years of significant water leaks and water damage, the project is a much-needed improvement..
Recent Supreme Court Opinions
In Commonwealth v. Guerrero, 2014 MP 15 the Commonwealth Supreme Court recently upheld Francisco Q. Guerrero's convictions for sexual abuse of a minor, disturbing the peace, and assault and battery. Guerrero's appeal centered on three issues: due process, the scope of "position of authority" in the sexual-assault statute, and double jeopardy...read.
Judiciary Mock Trial Academy
For the first time in mock trial competition history, the Judiciary will conduct a Mock Trial Academy at the Guma’ Hustisia on November 15, 21, and 22, 2014. Over 100 high school mock trial students are set to attend sessions on trial decorum, opening statements, closing arguments, and the Rules of Evidence...read.
For more information about the 2015 Mock Trial Competition, click here.