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POS 3691: The American Legal System

Course Description for The American Legal System

POS3691: The American Legal System
Broad examination of the structure and operation of the U.S. legal system. Includes brief consideration of the other legal systems; the roles of the legal profession, U.S. Supreme Court, legislatures, and executive agencies; and analysis of the common law case approach to dispute resolution.