GOVERNMENT

GOVT-351
Constitutional Law II: Civil Rights and Liberties (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

An exploration of the constitutional evolution of the law of civil rights and liberties, and the social and political context in which the law is made. Emphasis is on the Supreme Court's major decisions that have defined the laws of free speech, religion, equality, privacy, and the death penalty. Usually offered every spring. Prerequisite: GOVT-220 or GOVT-350, and minimum 2.5 GPA.