726 Intro to Substantive Criminal Law - §004, Fall 2016

Categories: Criminal Law

Instructor(s) Wright, Steven

Problems in defining what conduct should be subject to criminal penalties; the limitations of criminal law as a means for prevention and control of undesirable conduct.

• To develop knowledge and understanding of substantive criminal law
• To describe the fundamental architecture of a criminal offense
• To deconstruct criminal statutes into elements
• To analyze and synthesize criminal appellate cases
• To identify and weigh relevant facts
• To render thoughtful legal conclusions based upon applying facts to law

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