You should make yourself familiar with the Articles of the Constitution that relate to the charges pending against President Jackson: Article I Section 8, Article II, Article III, and the 10th Amendment
We will use the British system in which the jury (=Senate) may ask questions at any time. Where the question is put directly to lawyers from one side, the other will also be permitted opportunity to answer it.
Day 1 of the trial: Articles of Impeachment read and:
The prosecution team, Calhoun and Hayne, will begin with an opening statement followed by Van Buren and Taney’s opening statement.
Witnesses for the Prosecution called defense attorneys may cross-examine each witness
Day 2 of the trial. Defense witnesses, prosecution may cross-examine.