Course Description

LAW 697 - Gun Control

This seminar will focus on the right to keep and bear arms.  We will examine the philosophical and historical origins of the arms right; the controversy over the original meaning of the Second Amendment; the right to bear arms jurisprudence under state constitutional law; the reasoning and implications of the landmark Supreme Court decision in District of Columbia v. Heller; and the various issues of firearms policy currently being considered in the courts.

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Adam Winkler 16F 697 SEM 1 T 10:35 AM - 12:35 PM 3.0 No Yes

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Adam Winkler 15F 697 SEM 1 F 1:45 PM - 3:45 PM 3.0 No Per instructor's discretion
Categories
Constitutional Law, Government, and Public Policy; Criminal Law and Procedure; Substantial Analytical Writing Requirement;