Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA
 

Criminal Law Theory Seminar: Recent Issues

724A | 2.0 credits

Description

This seminar explores current legal issues of particular interest in Criminal Law. Using recent cases and newsworthy topics, the seminar will focus on the outer limits of criminal conduct and the appropriate role of governmental interference. Recent topics have included: assisted suicide, sex offender registration laws, death penalty, statutory rape, consent defense in rape, and novel defenses in the law.