$20? Is that all?
Did you know that the 7th Amendment give the right to a civil jury trial if the amount in controversy is $20 (a lot of money is 1789).
So here’s your chance to have fun putting on a civil jury trial, while your students learn about the importance of the 7th Amendment. Use something that happened with your class. Everything you need to put on a successful trial is included:
Trial script, detailed information on civil jury trials, Teacher's Guide and Handouts, Courtroom Setup Diagram and more.
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