Course Details

Clinic:Juvenile Justice: Pre-Trial, Trial, and Post-Dispositional Advocacy

Students enrolled in this clinical course will represent youth in a wide variety of proceedings, including: delinquency trials and pre/post-trial hearings in juvenile court; juvenile appeals; post-conviction proceedings in criminal court; and various collateral proceedings (e.g. educational, criminal records expungement, and registry hearings). Students will also have the chance to engage in groundbreaking litigation related to the recent U. S. Supreme Court decision in Miller v. Alabama (banning mandatory life sentences for youth). In addition to direct representation of clients, interested students will have the opportunity to play a key role in law reform initiatives impacting youth.

Catalog Number: LITARB 733
Additional Course Information: Experiential Learning,  Professional Writing


Course History

Fall 2018
Title: Clinic:Juvenile Trials/Policy
Faculty: Frazier, Carolyn E. (courses | profile)
Mahadev, Shobha L. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 12     Actual: 12

Spring 2018
Title: Clinic:Juvenile Justice: Pre-Trial, Trial, and Post-Dispositional Advocacy
Faculty: Frazier, Carolyn E. (courses | profile)
Mahadev, Shobha L. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 8

Fall 2017
Title: Clinic:Juvenile Justice: Pre-Trial, Trial, and Post-Dispositional Advocacy
Faculty: Frazier, Carolyn E. (courses | profile)
Mahadev, Shobha L. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 8

Spring 2017
Title: Clinic:Juvenile Justice: Pre-Trial, Trial, and Post-Dispositional Advocacy
Faculty: Frazier, Carolyn E. (courses | profile)
Mahadev, Shobha L. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 8

Fall 2016
Title: Clinic:Juvenile Justice: Pre-Trial, Trial, and Post-Dispositional Advocacy
Faculty: Frazier, Carolyn E. (courses | profile)
Mahadev, Shobha L. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 8

Spring 2016
Title: Clinic:Juvenile Justice: Pre-Trial, Trial, and Post-Dispositional Advocacy
Faculty: Frazier, Carolyn E. (courses | profile)
Mahadev, Shobha L. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 8

Fall 2015
Title: Clinic:Juvenile Justice: Pre-Trial, Trial, and Post-Dispositional Advocacy
Faculty: Frazier, Carolyn E. (courses | profile)
Mahadev, Shobha L. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 8