|Course||Constitutional Law I - Law 606|
|Instructor||Catherine O'Grady View Faculty Page|
|Units||3 - Graded|
The course explores the role of courts in the federal system, the distribution of powers between state and federal governments, and separation of powers within the federal government. It is primarily a course on structural constitutional law (Articles I, II, and III), but we will introduce some of the constitutional limits on government power that protect individual rights.
Chemerinsky, Constitutional Law (3d edition 2009) and most current supplement
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Final exam and class participation