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Spring 2012 - Con Law II: Law of Democracy

Fishkin, Joseph R

Course ID: 381C  Unique # 29525  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Tuesday 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm TNH 3.114
   Thursday 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm TNH 3.114
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Final Wednesday, May 9    8:30 am          A-Z
3.124 
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course will survey the law governing the American political process.  We will examine the principles that shape our political institutions and the relationship between democratic procedures and contemporary politics. 

Our topics will include the individual right to participate, the regulation of political parties, the Voting Rights Act, and political and racial gerrymandering. 

There will be a scheduled exam. 

Note:  this course is open to 1Ls only if they have already taken Con Law I.

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