Assignments for Laws 101
June 2: Guest Lecturer on the Death Penalty by Justin Brooks, Executive Director,
California Innocence Project. No reading assignment!
Note: There will be a handout distributed in class and one question on the final
exam based on material from this lecture.
May 26: Miranda and False Confessions: Reader p. 477-487;
Voluntariness: p. 495-497 (Omit Colorado v Connelly);
Torture: Torture Memo Excerpts (download from webpage);
Terrorism's Impact on Civil Liberties, 527 to end
May 19: Review especially Calabresi and Kamisar articles, 351-364;
Katz v US at 367 and ACLU v US at 379; (new) p. 397-464
May 12: Reader: (review) 287-303; (new) 305-395
May 5: Reader: (review) 191-230; (new) 231-303
Apr. 28: Reader p. 147-230
Apr. 21: Review p. 105-130; (new) Read pp 131-182.
Apr. 14: Reader: p. 59-129.
Apr. 7: Reader, p. 1-26;
Ring v Arizona;
Reader p. 27-70
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