Dina Chaitowitz (wife of Chief Justice Robert Lynn) is a retired lawyer and spent years volunteering in Boston with their Discovering Justice program. She wants to bring something similar to NH. She has conducted a few mock appellate arguments with grade 8 students and teachers and students were all very impressed. Her program is called Civics 603 and located at the NH Supreme Court in Concord.
Second, Judges Amy Messer and Will Deckler have been working with Education Coordinator Tracey Sinclair at the Administrative Offices of the Court are reaching out to teachers offering opportunities for classes to visit state superior courts all around the state. Please see handouts below.
Finally, the 4th grade tours of the NH Supreme Court are again up and running!! The contact for that program is also Tracey Sinclair at the NH AOC!
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