366.02 Advanced Issues in Wrongful Convictions

This course builds on the lectures, training, and work of the basic Wrongful Convictions course. Students will form teams to investigate inmates' claims of actual innocence and begin drafting the relevant legal documents, including, where appropriate, Motions for Appropriate Relief, supporting memoranda, other motions, and letters to district attorneys.

*2-4 credits*

Enrollment Prerequisite

Law 316-Wrongful Convictions or permission of the instructor required.

Spring 2016

Course NumberCourse CreditsEvaluation MethodInstructorMeeting Day/TimesRoom
366.02James E. Coleman, Jr., Theresa A. Newman
Sakai site: https://sakai.duke.edu/portal/site/LAW.366.02.Sp16
Email list: LAW.366.02.Sp16@sakai.duke.edu
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