MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
LSJ 476 A
Examines legal and social factors that shape criminal case outcomes, analyzing how one type of miscarriage of justice - wrongful conviction - occurs. How can cases of wrongful conviction be explained? Why are some people, against whom there is only weak evidence, convicted-and sometimes even executed? Offered: jointly with LSJ 476.
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
August 2, 2019 - 9:19pm