This course studies Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Amendment constitutional restraints on the activities of law enforcement officers during the investigatory stage of the criminal process. Attention will focus on how the Supreme Court has sought to resolve the tension between individual rights and crime control needs in its decisions regulating arrest, interrogation, searches and seizures, and eyewitness identification.
California Bar Examination;
Constitutional Law, Government, and Public Policy;
Criminal Law and Procedure;
Multistate Bar Examination (MBE);
Critical Race Studies;
Public Interest Law and Policy;