CRJU 486: CONST LAW I : CIVIL LIBERTIES

(S, alternates annually with CPJU/PLSC 483) The development and interpretation of the Constitution examined through analysis of the decisions of the Supreme Court and secondary sources, focusing on the bill of Rights and the Fourteenth Amendment. The course serves as an introduction to how our national heritage of civil liberties has been articulated by the Court to form law and legal doctrine over the course of two centuries, including consideratin of the areas of privacy, public morality, defendant's rights, and the death penalty. Pre-requisites: CRJU 201 and 205 or permission of the instructor. Cross-listed as PLSC 486.

Prerequisites: CRJU101 and PLSC101 and CRJU201 and CRJU205 Prohibited: PLSC486
Hours
3
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