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Fall 2012 - Federal Courts

Woolley, Patrick

Credit Hours: 4  Course ID: 486  Unique # 29515

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
MTWTH10:30 - 11:20 amTNH 2.124
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Final Thursday, December 20 8:30 am - A-Z
2.123
2.123
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course addresses the doctrines and policies that shape and limit the power of federal courts.  Topics include justiciability, congressional control over the jurisdiction of the federal courts, the subject-matter jurisdiction of the district courts, state sovereign immunity, abstention, the Anti-Injunction Act, the law applied to state-law claims, and federal common law.