Mississippi Valley State University will host a Mississippi State Court of Appeals hearing of arguments in two appealed criminal cases on Tuesday, October 9, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. The hearing will be held on the campus of Mississippi Valley State University in the Social Sciences Building Auditorium. The hearing is coordinated by the Department of Criminal Justice and is part of the Court of Appeals’ “Court on the Road” program. This initiatives objective is to give college and high school students an opportunity to observe and participate in a real life judicial process. Each case will last 90-minutes and there will be a 30-minute Q & A session.
For more information, contact MVSU Office of Communications and Marketing at 662-254-3577.