Course Information

Course Number

366

Credits

3

Advanced Issues in Wrongful Convictions

This course builds on the lectures, training, and work of the basic Wrongful Convictions course. Students will form teams to investigate inmates' claims of actual innocence and begin drafting the relevant legal documents, including, where appropriate, Motions for Appropriate Relief, supporting memoranda, other motions, and letters to district attorneys.

*2-4 credits*


Please note that course organization and content may vary substantially from semester to semester and descriptions are not necessarily professor specific. Please contact the instructor directly if you have particular course-related questions.

Prerequisite Information

Law 316-Wrongful Convictions or permission of the instructor required.

Sections/Instructors

Theresa Newman, James E. Coleman, Jr.
Advanced Issues in Wrongful Convictions 366.01
Spring 2014

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