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Constitutional Law II

This course is a continuation of Constitutional Law I. In Constitutional Law II the focus is on individual rights and their protection under the Constitution. We study the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments for substantive due process and equal protection and the First Amendment for the freedoms of speech and religion.

Evaluation is by examination at the end of the semester.

Prerequisite:  Constitutional Law I


(Summer ONLY)

Building on the foundation of the basic constitutional principles of governmental powers, separation of powers, and federalism, this course takes constitutional law into the realm of individual rights. Analysis of substantive due process, equal protection, fundamental rights, free speech, and religion clauses of the First Amendment.

Prerequisite: Constitutional Law I

Updated April 6, 2015