Courts, Society, and Criminal Procedure

MET CJ 352

Federal, state, and local criminal courts and their relationship to contemporary social and political issues. Historical background of the current criminal court system. Institutional functions of the courts. Role of the courts in reducing crime. Judicial process and criminal procedure, case studies and court decisions.

Note: this course is also offered during Summer Term

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