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Fall 2014 - Con Law II: Amendments 1 & 2

Powe, Lucas A Jr

Course ID: 381C  Unique # 29650  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Monday 1:15 pm - 2:05 pm TNH 3.142
   Tuesday 1:15 pm - 2:05 pm TNH 3.142
   Wednesday 1:15 pm - 2:05 pm TNH 3.142
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Final Thursday, December 18    8:30 am          A-L
      M-Z
2.123 
2.124 
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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Textbooks
The First Amendmet - Shiffrin and Choper
  West, edition: 5th
  ISBN: 978-0-314-90456-0   (required)