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Constitutional Law

This course will provide an introduction to federal constitutional law and constitutional theory. Topics to be covered include the theory and practice of judicial review, including approaches to constitutional interpretation; separation of powers, with emphases on congressional powers and the reserved powers of the states; and, as time permits, an introduction to the Fourteenth Amendment's equal protection and due process guarantees. Mr. Koppelman: This course will provide an introduction to federal constitutional law and constitutional theory. Topics to be covered include the theory and practice of judicial review, the powers of the federal government, separation of powers within the federal government, and the Fourteenth Amendment's equal protection and due process guarantees. Evaluation: Final Examination Teaching Method: Lecture and discussion Prerequisites: None. Required, first year course. Enrollment in Section 10 of this course is limited to students in the Accelerated JD Program.


Catalog Number: CONPUB 500
Practice Areas: Constitutional Law & Procedure
Additional Course Information: First Year Students only


Course History

Spring 2014
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Calabresi, Steven G. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 57



Spring 2014
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Delaney, Erin F. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 2     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 60



Spring 2014
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Kontorovich, Eugene (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 3     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 56



Spring 2014
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Redish, Martin H. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 4     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 59



Spring 2013
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Kontorovich, Eugene (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 67     Actual: 69



Spring 2013
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Delaney, Erin F. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 2     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 64     Actual: 64



Spring 2013
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: McGinnis, John O. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 3     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 68     Actual: 67



Spring 2013
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Kitrosser, Heidi
Section: 4     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 63     Actual: 64



Spring 2012
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Calabresi, Steven G. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 0



Spring 2012
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Redish, Martin H. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 2     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 0



Spring 2012
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: McGinnis, John O. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 3     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 0



Spring 2012
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Koppelman, Andrew M. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 4     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 0



Spring 2011
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: McGinnis, John O. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 2     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 61



Spring 2011
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Kontorovich, Eugene (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 4     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 59



Spring 2011
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Epstein, Lee
Section: 3     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 64



Spring 2011
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Bennett, Robert William (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 60



Fall 2010
Title: Constitutional Law
Faculty: Koppelman, Andrew M. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 10     Type: Lecture     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 27     Actual: 29