Criminal Law

Class Information Spring 2018

  • 3 units
  • Class No.: 66188
  • Meets: Mon & Wed
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • Location: 135
  • Exam: May 14, 2018 6:00 PM
  • Course Description
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Kathleen M. Ridolfi

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:

This will be an evening class.

First Year Class. See 1L Schedule.