The mock trial case materials consist of the Problem (a statement of facts, prosecution/plaintiff and defense witness statements, exhibits, legal authorities), the Rules of program and Mock Trial Modified Rules Of Evidence. The Tips and Advice pages on this site contain a variety of information to help you build your team, to become a skilled student attorney, or to develop as a star student witness. Not all of the information will pertain to this year’s program and is geared to high school teams but it is valuable information for all ages of mock trial participants.

CCV is proud to present the 2024 New Mexico Middle School Mock trial case.

The problem is for use by participants of New Mexico Mock Trial and shall not be shared with non-participants. All of these materials are copyright protected and may not be altered or adapted without the express written permission of the Center for Civic Values.

Modified Rules Of Evidence This document is intended to be a supplemental teaching tool for middle school mock trial teachers.


Each year, CCV staff and the Mock Trial Committee carefully review the mock trial case materials. We try to catch every error, but nobody’s perfect. Additionally, through the course of a season teams may have questions regarding  rules, policies and procedures. All questions regarding logistics, schedules, etc. should be submitted in writing via e-mail to [email protected].  ALL questions regarding the CASE…
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