915 SP Crim. J. Admin: Post-Conviction Remedies - §003, Spring 2011

Categories: Criminal Law

Instructor(s) Silva, Lahny

Conviction Remedies:  This course covers
a variety of issues in the criminal justice system that occur post-conviction
at both the federal and state level. Understanding that remedies may and do exist in the criminal justice system
,including habeas corpus proceedings, various appeals, pardons, and
expungements & sealings, will broaden the attorney tool box and prepare the
client to deal with the numerous collateral consequences of conviction.  Such penalties take the form of statutory/regulatory
disqualifications, negative stigma, and loss of opportunity.  This information is essential to the
professional development of those interested in a career in criminal justice.


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