Criminal Law

Class Information Fall 2020

  • 3 units
  • Class No.: 19740
  • Meets: Mon & Wed
  • Time: 10:30 am - 11:45 am
  • Location: Online
  • Exam: Dec 07, 2020
  • Course Description
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Michael W. Flynn

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Associate Clinical Professor of Law; Faculty Advisor, Honors Moot Court External

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:

First Year Class. Sections 3 and 4. See 1L Schedule.