CJ 221 Criminal Procedure
F2B 2011 BL
Cuellar, Alejandro C.
Adjunct Faculty: Criminal Justice Department
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of Texas at El Paso)Juris Doctorate (Washburn University School of Law)
500 E. San Antonio Ste. 501; El Paso, TX 79901
Monday Oct. 17 - Sunday Dec. 11, 2011
5:00 - 10:00 PM
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
Criminal Procedure for the Criminal Justice Professional, 10th
ed., by Federico, Fradella, & Totten (Wadsworth Cengage 2009)
ISBN # 0-495-5-720-2
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Educational Philosophy: My educational philosophy is one of interactiveness based on lectures, readings, quizzes, dialogues, examinations, internet, videos, websites, and writings. I will engage each learner in discussion to encourage the lively exploration of ideas and issues.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Students will write an essay comparing and contrasting the approaches to criminal procedure by the U.S. Supreme Court under both Chief Justices Earl Warren and William Rehnquist. The essay should focus on their significant decisions and the effects they had on the balance between social order maintenance and individual liberties. The essay should address the effects of the Supreme Court’s decisions on law enforcement in the United States. Discuss the Supreme Court’s current approach to balancing civil liberties against public order maintenance.
The essay must include:
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Grading: 90-100 A
Late Submission of Course Materials: The Core Assessment is integral to this course. Therefore, failure to complete the Core Assessment and turn it on time will result in a failing grade for the course.
The Final Exam is NOT a take-home exam.
The Final Exam is NOT open book or open note.
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