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USC Gould School of Law

Federal Criminal Law     LAW-743

This course focuses on current topics in federal criminal practice. The three main phases of federal criminal practice will be examined from both a prosecution and defense viewpoint. Those phases are: (1) investigation; (2) post-charging and trial; and (3) sentencing. In the investigation phase, for example, we will examine and consider current investigatory techniques, discussing, among other things, the implication of recent Supreme Court rulings.

Units 2, 3, 4
Grading Options Numeric or CR/D/F
Exam Type No Exam; Assignments
Writing Requirement No
Skills/Experiential Requirement No

Grading Options: vary with the professor

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