Timeroom: Fall 2022

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LCR 906 (01) - Criminal Procedure I: The Law of Criminal Investigation

Crim Proced I: Investigation

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   75  
CRN: 12173
This course is best understood as "Cops, Robbers and the Constitution." It falls within the categories of constitutional law and criminal practice. It focuses on the Fourth , Fifth and Sixth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution, and investigates the constitutional regulation of police investigatory activity from one's first encounter with the police through the beginning of trial. Its principal focus relates to the law governing searches and seizures, and the law regulating police interrogation of suspects though it will also cover a few other related topics. Eligibility: Required JD course. Course format: lecture. Recommended for taking the bar exam. Grading: other (see syllabus), 100%. No S/U grade.
Instructors: Albert Scherr
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 TR 12:30pm - 2:00pm TBA

LCR 906 (02) - Criminal Procedure I: The Law of Criminal Investigation

Crim Proced I: Investigation

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   65  
CRN: 16682
This course is best understood as "Cops, Robbers and the Constitution." It falls within the categories of constitutional law and criminal practice. It focuses on the Fourth , Fifth and Sixth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution, and investigates the constitutional regulation of police investigatory activity from one's first encounter with the police through the beginning of trial. Its principal focus relates to the law governing searches and seizures, and the law regulating police interrogation of suspects though it will also cover a few other related topics. Eligibility: Required JD course. Course format: lecture. Recommended for taking the bar exam. Grading: other (see syllabus), 100%. No S/U grade.
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 TR 12:30pm - 2:00pm TBA

LCR 921 (1ON) - Human Trafficking I

Human Trafficking I

Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 12500
This seminar will explore legal and social issues confronting both human trafficking survivors (foreign nationals and U.S. citizens) and law enforcement within the United States and globally. The seminar will begin with an overview of legal systems for prosecuting traffickers and legal systems affecting survivors of human trafficking, including international law, U.S. criminal, immigration law and labor law. The seminar will then be devoted to exploring advocacy efforts in the U.S. Congress and executive branch to date to hold traffickers accountable while providing assistance to victims of trafficking. In particular, the seminar will look at: U.S. Congress? efforts to combat trafficking through the Trafficking Victims Protection Act, and executive branch action and federal appropriations funding to implement the Act. The class will also cover challenges to these efforts including inter-agency coordination, definitional issues and political and ideological cleavages within the broader anti-trafficking movement. The seminar will also focus on the Department of State's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, the Department of Justice's efforts to prevent and prosecute human trafficking and protect the victims of trafficking, the Department of Labor's efforts to better document and deter trafficking and the Department of Health and Human Services efforts to provide services to victims of trafficking, especially children.
Only the following students: Graduate Law - Online
Instructors: Keeli Sorensen
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 Hours Arranged ONLINE

LCR 923 (1ON) - International Legal Research

International Legal Research

Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 12183
Students learn the standard sources used in foreign and international law as well as tools and strategies needed to effectively research a relevant topic in this online, asynchronous class. Weekly modules include an introduction coupled with weekly hands-on exploration of international law using subscription electronic sources and free internet tools. Research strategy is discussed and used to create research plans (living documents for tracking and evaluating your research progress). A research guide on an international legal topic is the capstone project that allows students to practice and solidify the process and method of foreign and international legal research. Students report on research process and discuss obstacles and strategies.
Only the following students: Graduate Law - Online
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 Hours Arranged ONLINE

LCR 924 (1ON) - International Criminal Law and Justice Seminar

Internatl Criminal Law Survey

Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 14593
This is a research and writing seminar that satisfies the Upper Level Writing Requirement. This seminar is REQUIRED for all students seeking the LLM or Interdisciplinary Master's degree in International Criminal Law and Justice. Students will be required to conduct original research and writing, with multiple edits, on a topic to be agreed upon with the instructor. Students will present their research to the class. Eligibility: Open to all except 1Ls. REQUIRED for ALL students seeking the LLM or Masters in International Criminal Law and Justice. Course enrollment is limited to 14 students. Course format: writing. Grading: other (see syllabus), 100%. This course cannot be taken for an S/U grade.
Only the following students: Graduate Law - Online
Instructors: Robert McDaniel
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 Hours Arranged ONLINE

LCR 927 (1ON) - Piracy and Terrorism

Piracy and Terrorism

Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 12499
This course will explore the law and practice relating to crimes of terrorism and piracy. We will explore how states have come to define and prosecute these crimes and the subsequent implications for individual liberties, international norms, and the ever evolving role of the state in protecting national security. Course materials will include treaties, statutes, case law, historical essays, contemporary commentary and news articles, executive orders, and other works. We will cover various themes including: competing international and domestic definitions of the crimes of terrorism and piracy; the law governing states? jurisdiction to prosecute such crimes; the nexus between terrorism and piracy and the laws of armed conflict?such as that governing detention, trials, and targeted killing; as well as the law governing surveillance for counter-terrorism purposes and the anti-piracy efforts of non-state actors. The course will focus on contemporary U.S. law and policy, but will also provide historical context.
Only the following students: Graduate Law - Online
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 Hours Arranged ONLINE

LCR 929 (1ON) - Capstone Research Project

Capstone Research Project

Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 13151
This course serves as the capstone to the process begun with the International Criminal Law Survey course. Students will complete a significant research and writing project on a subject of their choice under the supervision of a faculty member. The project will include a set of deadlines for outlines and drafts as well as frequent interaction with the Professor. The emphasis will be on a product reflective of a significant analytical effort rather than a merely broad descriptive one.
Only the following students: Graduate Law - Online
Instructors: Albert Scherr
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 Hours Arranged ONLINE

LCR 931 (01) - The Innocence Practicum

Innocence Practicum

Credits: 1.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 16663
Students will be assigned cases that the New England Innocence Project is screening to determine whether they are worthy of litigation. Through the course of one or more semesters, students will investigate every detail of the case from reading transcripts, doing legal research and interviewing witnesses to acquiring case files from prior attorneys and searching for still-existing evidence in court files and/or police custody. They will most often meet with the defendant (who at this point is not their client.) for an interview to gather additional information.
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Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 2 credits.
Instructors: Albert Scherr
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 Hours Arranged TBA