Spring 2020 • LAW 610 • Credits: 2
Instructor: David Schuman
Begin with a brief examination of the history of the Oregon Constitution and its relation to the United States Constitution, in particular as an independent source of individual liberties that may supplement or exceed those in the federal Bill of Rights. Thereafter, the course will turn to particular provisions of the Oregon Constitution, with a focus on those conferring individual rights but also including the relation of state and local government, initiative and referendum, separation of powers, and funding limitations. Pre-req Con Law II.
UO prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression in all programs, activities and employment practices as required by Title IX, other applicable laws, and policies. Retaliation is prohibited by UO policy. Questions may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity, or to the Office for Civil Rights. Contact information, related policies, and complaint procedures are listed on the statement of non-discrimination.