Criminal Procedure

Course Catalog Number: 
5047
Course Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Lecture
Course Priority: 
Core Course - 2nd Year Priority

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.

Course Offerings

Term Class # Professor
Fall Term 2015-2016 21332
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Spring Term 2015-2016
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