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Advanced Topics in Criminal Law (Spring 2019)

Course Description

From Spring 2018

The course description: This seminar will expose where bias lives in the substantive criminal law and its processes. That is, it will illuminate how judges and jurors socially construct black criminals in the adjudication of just deserts. It will also consider the law, language, and ethics issues at the heart of today’s racial and social justice controversies.

Course Details

  • Unit Value: 2
  • Schedule: T 10:00 am - 11:50 am
  • Room Number: Room 130
  • Skills/Experiential Unit Requirement: No