Catalogue 2014 - 2015

CJ 234 The Judicial Process

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

CJ 101 or LSOC 101 or permission of the department.

Course Description

This is a study of the nature of law and the courts; the State and Federal Court systems of the United States, as well as the U.S. Supreme Court and its jurisdiction, operation, and workload. The concept of judicial review is analyzed, and the courts of England, Wales, and Germany are examined for comparative purposes.

Distribution

MR

Offered

Offered fall semester.