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LAW 5047: Criminal Procedure - 2211

Criminal Procedure
Class Term:
Fall Term 2020-2021
Catalog Number:
5047
Class Number:
18806
Class Schedule:
Professor(s):

Professor

Type:
Lecture
Credits:
3 (3 Contact, 0 Field)
Enrollment Limit:
88
Priority:
Core Course - 2nd Year Priority
Full Year Course:
No
Category:
Standard Courses

Grading Details

The final grade will be based upon a final examination.

Description

The subject matter is Supreme Court decisional law and policy issues relating to the application and scope of the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution. Topics typically covered include: incorporation theory, right to counsel and related entitlements, the exclusionary rule, pretrial identification procedures, search and seizure law, and interrogation law. Students should gain both knowledge relating to constitutional law, which governs the permissible parameters of police conduct and defendants’ rights, and an informed sense of how the criminal justice system actually operates.

Criminal Procedure