Events

Law Mock Trial

15th February 2018, 4.00pm-6.45pm

JURY SUMMONS

Year 9, 10 and 11 pupils are invited to serve on a mock jury at:
Bolton Sixth Form College, Deane Road, Bolton BL3 5BU
on: Thursday 15th February 2018 4.00-6.45pm

WHAT IS INVOLVED?
You are invited to serve as a juror in a mock trial. The defendant is accused of committing a crime. 
Defence and prosecution lawyers will present the case and cross-examine witnesses to get to the truth.

YOU WILL DECIDE WHETHER THE DEFENDANT IS GUILTY OR NOT GUILTY
The judge will ensure that the trial is fair and if you find the defendant guilty, sentence them for
committing the crime.

FURTHER DETAILS
Following a welcome at Bolton Sixth Form College, the trial will take place in the courtroom at the
University of Bolton. The trial will be presented by Bolton Sixth Form College students who will act
as lawyers, witnesses and court staff.

HOW TO BOOK:
School groups only: please contact Gemma Webster via email GWebster@bolton-sfc.ac.uk or telephone
the College on 01204 846 215.