Emphasizing Minnesota practice, this course examines from a prosecution and defense perspective the problems and tactics arising during the stages of a criminal proceeding, including preparation of a case, pretrial release, evidentiary issues, defenses, the trial, plea negotiations and sentencing alternatives, post-conviction remedies, and procedure and sample pleadings throughout the course. Limited enrollment.
Grading: Paper. (Cannot be used to satisfy the Advanced Writing and Research Requirement.)
Prerequisite(s): Criminal Law or Criminal Law: Statutory Interpretation, Constitutional Criminal Procedure.
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