Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: POL                                     Course Number: 308                                    
Course Title: State Courts and State Constitutional Law
Subject: Political Science
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course focuses on the development of state constitutional criminal law, and its relation to federal constitutional criminal law. It examines the structure of state judicial systems, emphasizing the role of appellate courts in handling criminal cases, and the relationship between the state and federal courts.

Prerequisite: ENG 102. In addition: GOV 101 and junior standing or above; or permission of the section instructor
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: