Supervised Ext Seminar (Criminal Law focus) (LAW-769-002)
Meets 5/27-7/24 6-8:50PM IMPORTANT: This is a three credit graded class. Due to the condensed summer schedule the seminar meets for 2 hours and 50 minutes each week PLUS students meet with faculty in small groups for an extra half hour every week. The time/place of this extra meeting is determined by the professor. REGISTRATION: There are two parts to registering for an externship: 1) Register on-line for the seminar as you would for any class. 2) Register for the field placement by going to the Externship Page www.wcl.american.edu/externship and submit a Request for Approval, which generates the necessary forms.
This is a three-credit graded course. It is taken concurrently with a field placement in a non-profit or governmental organization, or a private law firm handling pro bono matters exclusively. SPECIAL FOCUS: CRIMINAL LAW FIELD PLACEMENTS. ALL STUDENT ENROLLING IN THIS COURSE SHOULD BE WORKING IN FIELD PLACEMENTS RELATED TO CRIMIAL LAW. THIS INCLUDES BOTH DEFESNE AND PROSECUTION (INCLUDING THOSE PROSECUTING CASES WITH U.S. DOJ, OTHER AGENCIES). Students working with US DOJ Civil Rights Division, Criminal Section may not enroll due to potential conflicts.
Textbooks and Other Materials
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First Class Readings
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