Criminal Procedure (Advanced) | L4026
From the commencement of formal proceedings to collateral attacks on convictions, this course guides students through the laws regulating criminal prosecutions. The course topics typically include pleas; trial rights; discovery; bail procedures; sentencing; double jeopardy; the death penalty; and habeas corpus. The focus of the course is on the federal constitutional rights and the federal rules of procedure that are applicable to each stage of a criminal proceeding.
Prerequisites: L4200 Criminal Procedure
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)