Catalogue 2012 - 2013

CJ 240 Criminal Law and Procedure

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

CJ 101.

Course Description

This is a study of the major felonies (murder, rape, robbery, assault, larceny, burglary, and arson), their definitions, and methods of proof. The course will examine the constitutional restrictions upon each aspect of a felony prosecution: arrest, investigation, booking, initial appearance, preliminary hearing, trial, and sentencing.

Distribution

MR