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220.6 sec. 1 - Constitutional Law (Spring 2014)

Instructor: Melissa Murray  (view instructor's teaching evaluations | profile)
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Units: 4
Meeting Time: MTuTh 2:10-3:25
Meeting Location: 110

Course Start: January 06, 2014
Course Control Number (1Ls): 49585 (section 5)
Course Control Number (Non-1Ls): 49574


This is a 4-unit introductory course on Constitutional Law. The course will cover basic principles such as judicial review and federalism, as well as the role of the courts in assessing questions of equal protection (based on race, gender, sexual orientation and disability) and establishing the boundaries of fundamental rights, including sexual conduct, procreation, and marriage. We will also address contemporary constitutional controversies, such as the question of same-sex marriage.

This course satisfies the Constitutional Law Requirement.

Exam Notes: F
Course Category: Public Law and Policy
This course is cross-listed in the following categories:
General Courses
Legal Theory and History
Social Justice and Public Interest

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First Assignment
Supplemental File

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Books:
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  • Constitutional Law
    Erwin Chemerinsky
    Edition: Fourth edition/2013
    Publisher: Aspen
    ISBN: 9781454817536
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $188.00
    Note: prices are sampled from internet bookstores. Folletts prices are unavailable at this time.

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