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Know Your Rights Part 2: How to Conduct Yourself in Court

Picture of a lawyer questioning a witness.How to Conduct Yourself in Court is a workshop intended to support youth in how to prepare, dress, handle the many aspects of the courtroom the court process and other similar situations. In this training, youth will enhance their abilities to advocate for themselves, be able to identify the different people in the courtroom and their roles, and identify what supports they are entitled to. Youth will also enhance their abilities to acknowledge the pros and cons of their own disposition while in a courtroom setting.

Training Agenda
Top 10 Tips for Preparing for Court
Court Prep Form
Court Rights Card
All training handouts (.zip)

If you are interested in attending or hosting this training, please contact Sherri Krodel at slk114@pitt.edu