Moot Court Showcase

moot court 08 Notre Dame Law School presented its 58th annual Moot Court Showcase Argument on Thursday, Feb. 21 in the Judge Norman C. Barry Courtroom of the Law School. All four advocates on the case are third-year law students.

The case involves the contention of legislation intended to reform existing handgun and ammunition regulations enacted after a state senator shot and killed 12 of his senate colleagues. Attorneys for the petitioners are Sherene Awad and Akia Haynes. Advocates for the respondents are Jeffrey Houin and Matthew Morrison.

The case will be tried before The Honorable Thomas L. Ambro and The Honorable Thomas A. Hardiman of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and The Honorable Margaret A. Ryan, United States Court for the Armed Forces.

A more detailed overview of the case as well as biographies for the judges can be found at the link below.
http://law.nd.edu/student-life/competitions/moot-court-showcase-argument