Learning Lincoln On-line

Topic Sets to Study Abraham Lincoln His Life and Before the Civil War

CONTENTS SET C:

Topic 10.  Abraham Lincoln, lawyer (Lincoln’s Hat Activity)

YOUR NAME:

Case Title:
 

Judge's Name:
Attorney's Names:
Prosecution:

Defense:
 

Defendant's Names)
 
 

 

Short case story (what happened, or what is the case about:
 
 
 
 

 

Witnesses called to testify (for the Defendant or the Prosecution-- indicate which type
 
 
 
 
 

 

Case decided by:
Jury of Peers     OR

Bench Trial (Judge Decides)     Circle which one
 

Final Decision: 

Was the defendant innocent  or guilty (in case of a criminal offense)? 
 
 
 
 

In a business case, with no crime involved, who won?
 
 
 
 
 
 

After reading the story of the actual case, and knowing how the case ended up, what do you think about it?
 
 


 
 


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