Citizens of Texas v Santa Anna
Santa Anna is being charged with war crimes. The specific war crime he is being charged with is Mass Execution of POWs.
You will be given one of the following roles for the mock trial. You will be responsible for fulfilling the requirements of the position. If you are assigned a character, you will have to research him/her in order to correctly portray that person and answer any questions as that person. If you are assigned a court position, you will have to research how that person would act in a courtroom.
Your questions and answers must relate to actual laws from that time period. Remember the Turtle Bayou Resolutions, Law of April 6, 1830, Constitution of 1824. How did your character respond to these laws? Did your character feel he/she was justified in their actions?