On-Line: Introduction to Criminal Law

Course Number:ZOLNE2G01
Begin Date:2022-06-15
End Date:2022-08-05
Days/Times:null Anytime, Day or Night
Number of Sessions:12
Description:Criminal law is one of the most fascinating areas of legal practice. This course gives an in-depth look at criminal law by examining the world of prosecutors, defense attorneys, and the paralegals who work closely with them. You will examine all major areas of crime: from theft to murder, conspiracy to sexual assault. The trial of a criminal case will be dissected and explained for you. You'll also explore the various types of criminal defenses, sentencing, and appeals procedures. A variety of exercises based on the lessons will give you a hands-on experience. Each lesson will also feature “A View from the Inside” -- compelling information about the criminal justice system, in the words of actual people who experience it every day. Requirements: Internet access, email, and a Netscape Navigator or Microsoft Internet Explorer Web browser.
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