Do you love a good murder mystery? Always fancied doing jury service? Want to experience Victorian criminal & penal history?
Then visit the ‘Courtroom Experience’, an award winning visitor attraction at the heart of Cornwall.… Read More ~ the courtroom experience or “re-living history where it happened” ~
The first rule in a criminal case, of course, is the presumption of innocence conferred upon all defendants. It does not reflect a naive belief that most or even many defendants are innocent, or a cavalier attitude toward crime. It reflects mistrust of the state. Requiring the state to prove guilt is… Read More “We Wont Take Your Word For It”
Contemplating putting together a bit of dialogue suitable for a short mock criminal trial presentation set in late 19C South Australia. I want the lawyers’ costumes to be historically accurate. .
… Read More ~ “may God have mercy on your soul” a criminal courtroom in late 19th century Australia (1) ~