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2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PBJ 201 - American Criminal Courts and Judicial Process


2015-2016 Catalog Year

This course provides an introduction to the philosophy and process of American criminal courts. It will examine the functions, structures, and processes of the trial and appellate courts and examine the role and influence of the U.S. Supreme Court on the administration of justice. It will explain the legal actors involved and the different perspectives each brings to the court process.

Prerequisite: PBJ 101 and minimum sophomore standing.
Offered: Fall, Spring
credit: 3