5351 Juvenile Law - MARRUS- 19131
Ellen Marrus (FACULTY)
Course Areas: Constitutional and Criminal Law
Time: 9:00a-10:30a TThLocation:
Course Outline: Juvenile Law- This course focuses on the development of the juvenile delinquency system and the juvenile courts through the examination of United States Supreme Court cases, state cases, and statutes. We will discuss the process of how juvenile cases are handled when a child is charged with an act that would be criminal if committed by an adult. This course is based on theory and practice.
Course Syllabus: Syllabus pdf
First Day Assignments: Read pages 3-33 in the case book.
Final Exam Schedule: 12/17 9am-noon
This course will have:
Exam: 12/17 9am-noon
Paper: Yes (see syllabus)
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Writing Requirement: No