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NATIONAL UNIVERSITY – ODESSA LAW ACADEMY

USA CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

SPRING, 2011

ROBERT G. KERRIGAN

VISITING PROFESSOR OF LAW

under the auspices of the International Center for Legal Studies

Salzburg, Austria

bob@kerrigan.com


These 10 lectures will cover the basic elements of United States criminal law and procedure. Selected United States legal opinions will be discussed as illustrative of the development of modern criminal procedure. Once the initial survey of United States law is completed criminal justice systems from other countries will be compared. The police, judiciary, corrections and juvenile justice systems of several countries will be discussed. Specific criminal jury trial cases tried by Mr. Kerrigan will be referenced throughout the lectures. Student participation in these lecture discussions will be encouraged.


INTRODUCTION

The scope of Criminal law and procedure

Characteristics of criminal law

Crimes and civil wrongs

Purpose of Criminal law / theories of punishment

Classifications of crimes

Burden of proof

The roles of a lay jury and a judge


CONSTITUTIONAL LIMITS

Generally

Uncertainty / vagueness

Ex post facto laws

Equal protection

Due process

U S Bill of Rights

Other limitations

MENTAL STATE

Intent and knowledge

Motive

Negligence

Ignorance or mistake

Insanity defense

 

EXCUSES AND EXPLANATIONS

Intoxication

Infancy

Duress

Entrapment

 

JUSTIFICATION

Necessity

Self defense

Defense of another

Defense of property

Law enforcement action

 

CONSPIRACY AND ACCOMPLICE LIABILITY

Parties to a crime

Accomplice liability

Enterprise liability

Vicarious liability

Post crime aid


MURDER

Intent and malice

Felony murder

Resisting lawful arrest

Degrees of murder

 

MANSLAUGHTER

Heat of passion

Criminal negligence

Unlawful acts

Aiding and attempting suicide


RAPE

Mental state

Absence of consent


THEFT

Larceny

Embezzlement

False pretense

Theft Crimes

 

A SURVEY OF WORLD CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEMS

Inquisitorial and adversary systems

The presumption of innocence

England

France

Sweden

Germany

Japan

China

Islamic law

Saudi Arabia

 

Resource Texts

 World Criminal Justice Systems by Richard Terrill

Comparative Criminal Justice Systems by Harry Dammer and Jay Albanese

Criminal Law by Lafave

Cases and Materials on

Criminal law by Dressler

American Criminal Procedure by Saltzburg and Capra

Islamic Criminal Law and Procedure by Lippman, McConville and Yerushalm

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