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 Limit

3

Repeat Limit

Not Repeatable

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Assigned Sections

No

Bar Course

Full

Clinical Requirement

No

Category

Criminal Law
Litigation

Tentative Course Rotation

Full Time
Annually
Spring
Part Time
Annually
Spring

Effective Since

Spring
1978

Offering

Regular

Schedule Type

Lecture/Discussion (LED)

Major Restrictions

Law