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2021-2022 Catalog
CJL 5025: Women, Justice and the Law

Course Description for Women, Justice and the Law

CJL5025: Women, Justice and the Law

Description: This course focuses on past and present justice issues and their legal history in order to come to an understanding of how the position of women in American society has changed over time. An examination of discriminatory practices and laws and the kinds of criminal justice remedies and recourse that have occurred will be incorporated. In this graduate seminar students will also research court cases relevant to the landmark changes for women in the law.