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Fall 2017
5351 Juvenile Law - MARRUS- 25901

Professor(s): Ellen Marrus (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Constitutional and Criminal Law 

Time: 1:00p-2:30p  MW  Location: 3  BLB

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 revised 9/7/17

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments: Juvenile Law – First Class assignment -
Read pages 3-33 in the casebook.

Final Exam Schedule: 12/11 1 -4pm  215 TU2    

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (3/31/2017 4:58:42 PM)

Book(s) Required

Children and Juvenile Justice | Edition: 2
Author:Ellen Marrus, Irene Merker Rosenberg
Publication Date:08/28/2012
Publisher:Carolina Academic Press

Supplemental materials will be distributed in class.