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Election Law and the Supreme Court Seminar
J.D. Seminar 1186 (cross-listed) | 2 credit hours
Election law cases have made up a large portion of the Supreme Court’s docket for the last forty years, and many key questions about how we govern ourselves are made at 1 First Street. This class will examine how the Court resolves election law disputes and will discuss the underlying theories about whether and how the Court should address these questions.
Prerequisite: Constitutional Law I: The Federal System. Recommended: Constitutional Law II: Individual Rights and Liberties.