As Americans, the law touches every part of our lives. One of a citizen’s most important duties is to understand the American legal system. Hersey offers that chance to all of its students. Whether you want to pursue advocacy later in life, you’re interested in how the American judicial system works, or you just enjoy thought provoking discussion, these law classes will help expand your research. argumentation, and public speaking skills.


Classes offered:

-American Law

-Criminal and Civil Law

-Constitutional Law

 

Teacher:

Jodi Blazek

jodi.blazek@d214.org

 

Classroom: 134

 

John Hersey Law Clubs:

 

John Hersey Mock Trial Team

 

Hersey Animal Rights and Ethics Club (HARE)

 

John Hersey Law Review

 

Legal resources:

United States Supreme Court: https://www.supremecourt.gov/

 

Circuit Courts:

United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit: http://www.ca1.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit: http://www.ca2.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit: http://www.ca3.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit: http://www.ca4.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit: http://www.ca5.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit: http://www.ca6.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit: http://www.ca7.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit: http://www.ca8.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit: https://www.ca9.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit: https://www.ca10.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit: http://www.ca11.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit: https://www.cadc.uscourts.gov/

United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit: http://www.cafc.uscourts.gov/

 

Other:

John Marshall Law Repository: https://repository.jmls.edu/

Oyez: An archive of the Supreme Court of the United States: https://www.oyez.org/

SCOTUSblog: Supreme Court news and commentary: www.scotusblog.com/