CRIM 430: Criminal Law

CRIM 430-001: Criminal Law
(Fall 2019)

07:20 PM to 10:00 PM T

David King Hall 2053

Section Information for Fall 2019

This course will provide an overview of Virginia Criminal Law and examine the statutory construction of various common and not-so-common offenses.  Attention will also be paid to comparable statutes in neighboring states to highlight the differences in the elements required for conviction and their sentencing  We will not be addressing crimes committed by juveniles.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

An overview of the definitions and elements of crimes, defense strategies, and the differences in criminal law across states. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: CRIM 100.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

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