Watch The Trial Before Christmas 2014

This complete recording of The Trial Before Christmas was captured Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014 at 2 p.m. in the Rensselaer County Courthouse in downtown Troy, NY during 32nd Annual Victorian Stroll. In addition to a packed John T. Casey ceremonial courtroom, strollers also watched this broadcast live on a massive movie screen in the adjacent and ornate rotunda. Others tuned in around the world via RPI TV on Youtube live.

2014 Media Guide

The Trial Before Christmas 2013 generated news around the world, at local, regional and national levels. Notable reporters covering the case included: Pete Williams, justice correspondent for NBC National News; Joanne Kaufman, of the Wall Street Journal; and Jimmy Vielkind, of Capital New York — a media property of Politico.

Other major outlets included mental_floss magazine, FindLaw, New York Law Journal, and Brownstoner. An article by the Associated Press was syndicated by hundreds of local tv stations, radio news programs and newspapers across the country. On-site television coverage by WNYT News Channel 13 and Time Warner Cable News was also syndicated across the nation by local affiliates. One local print journalist was inspired to report on the proceedings in rhyming meter.