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Prosecution Clinic

Fall 2019 • Law 707 • Credits: 3

Instructor: Spencer Gwartney

Students are assigned to one of several local prosecutors offices, where they prepare and try minor criminal cases under the supervision of an attorney. Students may assist senior prosecutors on felony cases. The classroom component consists of weekly two- to three-hour discussions of the roles of participants in the criminal justice system through the various stages of the criminal process.