Law and Romeo and Juliet

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito served as chief judge in the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s mock trial of Friar Laurence for the wrongful deaths of… read more

Law and Romeo and Juliet U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito served as chief judge in the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s mock trial of Friar Laurence for the wrongful deaths of Romeo and Juliet in a suit brought by their parents. Elizabeth Prelogar was appealing a judgement against Friar Laurence. Karl Racine argued on behalf of Lord and Lady Montague and Lord and Lady Capulet.

While the judges were deliberating, theater staff talked to the audience about the play.

The Shakespeare Theatre Company Bard Association’s Winter Trial, “Romeo and Juliet: Wrongful Deaths?” was held on stage at Sidney Harman Hall. close

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Program ID:
419930-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Moot Court
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 25, 2016 | 2:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 07, 2017 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Dec 25, 2016 | 2:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 2016 | 7:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 29, 2016 | 11:45pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 30, 2016 | 4:33am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 31, 2016 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 2017 | 1:42am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 07, 2017 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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