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UT Law School Classes - Fall 2013

Con Law II: 1st & 2nd Amendments

Instructor: Powe, L Credits: 3 Course ID: 381C Unique #29460
     Day    Time   Location
   Monday 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm TNH 2.138
   Tuesday 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm TNH 2.138
   Wednesday 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm TNH 2.138
Exam Type    Test Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
  Final Wednesday, December 11 8:30 am -   A-Z
  2.139
  2.139
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
The course will focus on constitutional interpretation involving the Religion Clauses, the Expression Clauses, and the Right to Bear Arms.  Both interpretive and substantive issues will be addressed to question what the scope of each constitutional provision should be and whether that scope should be interrelated with the scope of other provisions.  Specific topics will include:  gun control, dollars to religion, school, prayer, criminal advocacy, pornography, hate speech, and new communications technologies.

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