2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    Aug 14, 2022  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CJ 1970 - Contemporary Criminal Procedure

What are the rights of someone accused of a crime? What protections do you have to be free from governmental intrusions into your home, car or computer? We will examine both federal and state constitutional provisions that provide the framework under which law enforcement must operate. This will include the right to an attorney, the need for law enforcement to obtain a search warrant to gather evidence and the limits on whether statements can be used against you in a criminal proceeding.