Mock Trial Q&A

Q:    The Case Problem uses the terms “stun gun” and “taser” interchangeably in referring to the weapon that Lindsay Palmer used on Avery Leon.  Additionally, Exhibit 3 is labeled “Stun Gun” but depicts a taser.  Can you please clarify whether Lindsay Palmer used a stun gun or a taser?

A:     Officer Palmer used a taser on Avery Leon. All references to “stun gun” throughout the Problem are deemed to mean “taser.”