This course will cover various substantive areas of civil rights law, including discrimination in housing, education, public accommodations, employment, voting, and law enforcement. The course will also explore tactical and theoretical considerations that are important to civil rights lawyers. Classes will involve case analysis, strategic small-group work, and other interactive activities to refine critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.
Grading: Exam or Paper (not eligible for Advanced Research and Writing requirement.)
Prerequisite(s): Constitutional Law Powers or Powers Intensive and Constitutional Law Liberties
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