2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

POSC 34023 Due Process in the Criminal Courts

An overview of the 4th Amendment (searches and seizures,) the 5th Amendment (double jeopardy, privilege against self-incrimination and federal due process of law), the 6th Amendment (speedy trial, confrontation of witnesses, and right to counsel), the 8th Amendment (excessive bail, cruel and unusual punishment, and the 14th Amendment (state due process.)