Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LAW                                     Course Number: 320                                    
Course Title: Seminar in the Law of Search and Seizure
Subject: Law
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


An intensive study of the law of search and seizure as it affects the private citizen and the law enforcement officer. An in-depth examination of court decisions which have followed seminal cases such as Mapp and Chimel. The rights of the individual and the corresponding obligations of the police officer are explored. Alternatives to the exclusionary rule are considered.

Prerequisite: ENG 102 and LAW 203.
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: