Inside the courtroom

Katherine Speiker, Writer

January 14, 2015

The Owatonna Mock Trial team has begun their season with a successful meet at the Nova Classical Academy in St. Paul. The Owatonna A team won both of its trials while the B team won one. Each team had an outstanding lawyer and an outstanding witness. For outstanding lawyer, senior Mady Vieths took the prize twice. For outstanding...


Katie Peach, Writer

February 5, 2014

Mock Trial has been doing outstanding so far this year. Unfortunately, there have been a lot of cancellations due to the bad weather, so some teams have competed more than others. They have been working on the Edman Fitzgerald civil case. A civil case is a where the person is not murdered. In the case it was a famous ship...

In the court room

Katie Peach, Writer

December 17, 2013

On Saturday Dec. 14, mock trial participated in a scrimmage event. Nova Classical Academy had four teams, Farmington had two, Holy Family had one, and Owatonna had one. There were 48 lawyers at the event and senior Marna Wal and junior Madalyn Vieths were the outstanding lawyers. The outstanding witness was Senior Madelyn...

A different form of justice league

Katherine Speiker, Writer

November 22, 2013

Lawyers have some of the highest paying jobs in the US, and at Owatonna High School, some students are on their way to becoming lawyers. When students join Mock Trial, they get a case that every school in Minnesota gets to study and bring to life. A member is either on prosecution or defense with three witnesses on either...

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