What is the judicial system
and why is it important? What is a court room? What is the purpose of a court
judge? Have you ever met a court judge? In this exciting and enlightening
UReadULead selection, Doc Cee and Miss Livy begin learning about what happens
in civil court cases from an expert and their mentor, Judge Greg Mathis. This
story is the first in which Doc Cee and Miss Livy find themselves sitting in a
courtroom and carefully observing a court case that must be decided by Judge
Greg Mathis. As you read the story, you pretend to be the judge, and you decide,
based on the facts, the person whom you believe should win this court case.
Will you decide in favor of the plaintiff or the defendant? Be sure to read the
second book of this court case story to find out if you are a legal expert, and
your decision is the same as Judge Greg Mathis.