(2 cr.) This course examines Federal Substantive Criminal Law. It includes a re-examination of the constitutional authority of the national government; judicial, legislative and administrative approaches to limiting federal authority; and the state-federal relationship in the criminal process. The bulk of class time will be devoted to close examination of several statutory offenses, such as racketeering, mail fraud, and conspiracy. The course also focuses on ethical and policy issues confronting attorneys involved in the Federal Criminal Justice System. Successful completion of this course automatically satisfies the substantial paper requirement. Prerequisite: LAWS 110; LAWS 113; Every Year, All

Sessions

Law Spring 2020

Section 01

  • Section Canceled
  • Days
  • W
  • Time
  • 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Location
  • School of Law and Education Room 318