541
LAW
Criminal Procedure

Law School Description

This course focuses on constitutional criminal procedure, with emphasis on fourth, fifth, and sixth amendment issues. In addition to search and seizure, interrogations and confessions, and right to counsel, the course addresses jury issues, including pretrial publicity in high profile cases, and issues such as indictments, plea bargains, and other pre-and post-trial procedural matters.

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Issues of free press and fair trial, illegal search and seizure, arrest and confession, speedy trial, double jeopardy are covered through student interactions as defense or prosecution attorneys and as judges.

Credit(s) for this CRN

4

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Bar Course

Full

Clinical Requirement

No

Category

Criminal Law
Litigation

Textbooks

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE: PRINCIPLES, POLICIES AND PERSPECTIVES
Author: Dressler and Thomas
Edition: 5th
ISBN: 9780314279484
This book is required.
Year Published: 2013
Publisher: West
Comments: (Due to costs, students can use the 4th edition and professor will provide supplements when needed.)

Exam Information

Limited Open-Book Final Exam on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 6:00pm - 9:00pm in Classroom 2 Email Professor

Instructor(s)

Support Specialist

Kelly-Ann Hernandez

Class Schedule

M
5:30pm - 7:10pm
W
5:30pm - 7:10pm

Dates

January 7, 2013 to May 10, 2013

Classroom

Classroom 3

Course Reference Number

87929