Advanced Criminal Law

Class Information Spring 2021

  • 3 units
  • Class No.: 26157
  • Meets: Monday & Wednesday
  • Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:15 pm
  • Location: online
  • Exam: May 4 - 18, 2021
  • Course Description

Heather Angove


Advanced Criminal Law

Certificate(s): Public Interest and Social Justice Law (List C)

Course Description:

Course will include examination and discussion on a variety of Criminal Law issues including: forensic evidence, sentencing, ethics, the death penalty, and recent case law interpreting criminal statutes. Class participation and individual research paper required. Prerequisite: Criminal Law (106).

Class Notes:

This course will include an examination and discussion of criminal law issues including: state and federal discovery obligations, mental health/competency, juvenile delinquency proceedings, state and federal sentencing, plea negotiations, jury selection, immigration consequences, post-conviction remedies and recent criminal law cases/issues.