Spring 2012 Course Schedule

Civil Rights Litigation (LAW-795-005)

Meets: 03:00 PM - 04:20 PM (MW) - Room 524

Enrolled: 54 / Limit: 60

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This course will examine a variety of areas of civil rights enforcement, including criminal prosecution of hate crimes and police misconduct, voting rights including problems posed by election administration requirements, education including desegregation and harassment, employment, and housing. At various times, the course will address discrimination based on race, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, and disability. The goal of the course will be to provide a broad understanding of civil rights litigation through focusing in depth on selected areas. Students will be expected to participate in class exercises and to take a final exam.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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Brooks, Carrasco, and Selmi, Civil Rights Litigation 3rd edition and Supplement

ISBN-10: 1594601380

First Class Readings

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