Moot court to explore right to counsel in civil cases


The School of Law's Civil Clinics will sponsor a moot court on "Civil Gideon," which looks at whether the constitution requires a lawyer for poor people in civil cases involving fundamental legal needs, such as shelter. It will take place Thursday, Nov. 1, in the Dean Rusk Hall Courtroom from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and is open to the public. For attorneys, CLE credit is available