Criminal Law Syllabus - Spring 2013 - Prof. Rich

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NOTE: The numbers in parentheses or set off by commas refer to pages in the required casebook, Dubber and Kelman, American Criminal Law (Foundation Press 2d ed. 2009).

Punishment and Its Rationales, 1-4

The Process of Crime and Punishment

The Basic Structure of American Criminal Law

Objective Offense Elements (Actus Reus)

Mental State (Mens Rea), 274-75

Criminal Harm: Causation and Attempt, 389-91

Justification and Excuse

Group Criminal Liability: Complicity and Conspiracy


Theft and Robbery

This page last modified on 12/31/2012.