LAW 713: The Death Penalty
Prerequisite: LAW 520, LAW 555; Corequisite: LAW 521, LAW 556
An examination of capital punishment as a criminal sentence from three different perspective: American law, public policy and practice; international human rights principles and the status of the death penalty worldwide; and the human stories as seen in the ways in which capital punishment is portrayed in films and documentaries. The final assessment will be a take- home exam.
|MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT||12:45 PM EDT||2:40 PM EDT||Law School 233|
|Instructor: Russell Murphy||Class status: O|
|Prerequisite: LAW 520, LAW 555; Corequisite: LAW 521, LAW 556|
|Class instruction mode: In Person|