Course Details

Clinic: Community Justice and Civil Rights Litigation

In this clinic, students will get first-hand experience working within social justice movements and in executing legal and policy strategies aimed at redressing some of the most pressing, urgent issues of our time-namely over-policing and mass imprisonment. The clinic will expose students to various pathways for social change-community organizing, litigation and policy advocacy. At the end of every semester, students will have developed specific litigation skills, gained experience in public speaking and client counseling and participated in the transactional client work associated with legislative and policy advocacy.

Catalog Number: LITARB 746
Additional Course Information: Experiential Learning

Course History

Spring 2020
Title: Clinic: Community Justice and Civil Rights Litigation
Faculty: Bedi, Sheila (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 8