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Students Participate In Mock Trial Before Real Judge

Published On: Aug 17 2011 12:42:22 PM CDT
Updated On: May 03 2011 06:02:09 AM CDT
READING, Pa. -

Ninth and 10th grade students from Exeter High and Governor Mifflin faced off with a mock trial on Tuesday.

President Judge Jeffrey Schmehl presided over the trial at the Berks County Courthouse in Reading.

The event coincided with Law Day, which is when lawyers and judges teach students about the importance of the justice system.