Criminal Law

Class Information Spring 2022

  • 3 units
  • Class No.: 42138
  • Meets: Mon & Wed
  • Time: 5:40 pm - 6:55 pm
  • Location: 207
  • Exam: May 06, 2022 6:00 pm
  • Course Description

Ellen S. Kreitzberg

Professor of Law

Criminal Law

Course Description:

Basic introduction to substantive criminal law. What act and mental state, together with what attendant circumstances or consequences, are necessary ingredients of various crimes. Includes a detailed analysis of many of the crimes against persons and property; responsibility (insanity, intoxication, infancy); defenses, justifications, and excuses; parties to crime and anticipatory offenses. Common law history and modern statutes are used as material. (One-semester course)

Class Notes:

Evening Class. First Year Class. See 1L Schedule.