Contemporary issues in the American court system such as prosecution, sentencing and punishment. Theoretical perspectives on courtroom decision-making integrated with empirical research. Courts and sentencing processes, including initial charging, pretrial detention and final sentencing outcomes. Innovations in courts and sentencing

Prerequisite: CCJS100
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit

Course Offerings

    Fall 2019Instructor: Carlotta WoodwardView: Syllabus
    Fall 2019Instructor: Katie ZafftView: Syllabus
    Spring 2020Instructor: David Salem