Criminal Procedure: Adjudication

Criminal Procedure: Adjudication

Professor Jeannie Suk Gersen
Spring 2018 course
W, Th 1:00pm - 3:00pm in Austin Hall Room 111 - West
4 classroom credits

Prerequisites: None

Exam Type: Any-Day Take-Home

This course is about the criminal adjudication process "from bail to jail." We will focus on constitutional and policy issues surrounding the criminal process, including topics such as charging, counsel, prosecutorial discretion, plea bargaining, the jury, and sentencing. We will also address distributional consequences including racial and class impacts.

Class participation is required and the use of laptops and similar devices in class is not permitted.

Subject Areas: Criminal Law & Procedure