|Course Name||Issues in Criminal Law: History, Evolution & Theoretical Approaches|
|Course Code||CLWP 6781|
|Pre/Anti-requisites||Anti-requisite: LAW 6781 - Issues in Criminal Law: History, Evolution & Theoretical Approaches|
Students will explore the origins of key elements of the current criminal law, from blood feuds and the ordeal, to public prosecutions, the origins of policing and current police-related issues, rights to counsel, key changes in legislation including laws and policing powers pertaining to gangs and organized crime, mandatory-minimum sentencing, imprisonment, and alternative dispute resolution. This course also introduces students to contemporary debates in criminology, while demonstrating a range of research methods and approaches.
|Specialization||Criminal Law and Procedure|
|CPD Hours||Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions hours. To inquire about hours and credit eligibility, please email firstname.lastname@example.org|
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