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Spring 2008 - Domestic Violence

Lungwitz, Jeana A

Credit Hours: 3 (Pass/Fail)  Course ID: 397D  Unique # 28900


No class meeting information is available for this class.

Exams:  None
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
You must have at least 43 credit hours to register.
You must take at least one the following classes concurrently:
28800 - Domestic Violence
Clinic - APPLICATION REQUIRED. Application and/or instructions on how to apply for this clinic can be accessed on the web: http://www.utexas.edu/law/clinics/applications.php

Description
The clinical component of this course will involve student representation of domestic violence victims in a myriad of legal problems, including custody, divorce, visitation, housing, protective orders and occasionally in consumer and public assistance matters.  The class sessions will cover the matters relevant in civil domestic violence cases:  safety planning, comprehensive intake, case analysis and handling, investigation, negotiation, trial preparation, discovery, and temporary and permanent orders, including protective orders.

Prerequisites:  Students enrolling should have completed 43 credit hours before beginning the Clinic, and not be on scholastic probation.  No other clinics may be taken at the same time as this clinic.

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