Demo Round (2006): Hopkins MB v. W&M A

Note: This recording is in two parts. Case: In the criminal law, should ignorance of the law be a deciding factor in a defendant’s culpability? Opp said, “No.” Government: Hopkins MB PM: Michael Mayernick MG: Jon Bateman Opposition: W&M A LO: Chris Ford MO: Robbie Pratt [expand title=”Results” notitle=”true” trigclass=”arrowright”]Unknown won.[/expand]

Maryland 2013 Finals: Harvard A v. Brown MF

Case: You are the Second Continental Congress in May of 1775, after the battles of Lexington and Concord. You should form a peace agreement with the British instead of going to war, caveating that such a deal is possible. Government: Harvard A PM: Shomik Ghosh MG: Josh Zoffer Opposition: Brown MF LO: Alex Mechanick MO: […]

Nationals 2013 Round 1: Chicago B v. GW DC

Case: It would be preferable if laws that ban private art traders from trading international antiquities were repealed. Government: Chicago B PM: Leighton Huch MG: Kyle Painter Opposition: GW DC LO: Jordan Dale MO: Dan Cobos [expand title=”Results” notitle=”true” trigclass=”arrowright”]Unknown won.[/expand] Thanks to Dan Cobos for the recording!

Brandeis 2013 Octofinals: Syracuse Denny Crane v. BU Sonic and Tails

Case: Would the institution of marriage be improved if spouses could not lie to each other? Opp said, “Yes”. Government: Syracuse Denny Crane PM: David Kopel MG: Anthony Rini Opposition: BU Sonic and Tails LO: Alison Kennedy MO: Maddie Powell [expand title=”Results” notitle=”true” trigclass=”arrowright”]Syracuse Denny Crane won.[/expand] Thanks to Dave Kopel for the recording.