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Constitutional Criminal Procedure

About this Course

A basic course on Constitutional Criminal Procedure, with a comprehensive consideration of topics under the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and Eighth Amendments to the U.S.  Constitution. Among the topics considered are search and seizure law including probable cause to search and arrest, the warrant requirement and its exceptions, and the exclusionary rule; custodial interrogation, confessions and the privilege against self-incrimination; double jeopardy; the right to counsel and effective assistance of counsel; the death penalty and the Eighth Amendment prohibition against cruel and unusual punishments; lineups and other forms of pretrial identification.  A JD Bar course

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Criminal Law