Constitutional Law and Legal History

Constitutional Law and Legal History

Constitutional Law and Legal History

The Law School’s curriculum features two concentrations with courses in constitutional law and legal history. The following is a list of courses offered during the pervious, current and next academic years. Numbers in parentheses indicate which academic year(s) the courses were offered, i.e., 2015-16 is coded (16), 2016-17 is coded (17) and 2017-18 is coded (18).

Constitutional Law

Advanced Campaign Finance (16,17)
Advanced Topics in Constitutional Law (16)
Business and Governmental Tort Liability (16,17)
Civil Liberties Seminar (16,17,18)
Civil Liberties Survey (17,18)
Civil Rights Litigation (16,17,18)
Civil War and the Constitution (18)
Coercion (SC) (17)
Comparative Constitutional Design (16)
Comparative Constitutional Design (SC) (17)
Comparative Constitutional Law Seminar (16,17)
Constitutional Law II: Poverty (16)
Constitutional History I: American Revolution to 1865 (16,17)
Constitutional History II: The Twentieth Century (18)
Constitutional Interpretation (16)
Constitutional Law and Economics (18)
Constitutional Law II: Freedom of Speech and Press (16,17,18)
Constitutional Law II: Law and the Theory of Equal Protection (16)
Constitutional Law II: Money and Constitutional Rights (17)
Constitutional Law II: Religious Liberty (16,17,18)
Constitutional Theory (16)
Constitutionalism: History and Jurisprudence (16,17,18)
Constitutionalism: Nation, Culture and Constitutions (18)
Corporate Rights (17)
Criminal Procedure Survey (16,17,18)
Death Penalty (16,17)
Defamation (SC) (16,17)
Discrimination Theory (17,18)
Federal Sentencing (SC) (16,17,18)
First Amendment Theory (16)
Government Secrecy (17,18)
Habeas Corpus (16)
Judicial Role in American History (16,17,18)
Land Use Law (17,18)
Law and Higher Education (16)
Law of Armed Conflict (16,17,18)
Law of the Police (16,17,18)
Lawyering for In-House Counsel (18)
Legal History of the 1960s (16)
Legislation (16,17,18)
Legislation and Regulation (18)
LGBTQ Rights Before and After Obergefell (17)
Monetary Constitution Seminar (16,17,18)
Money and Rights (16)
Originalism and its Critics (16)
Presidential Powers (17,18)
Racial Justice and Law (16,17,18)
Regulation of the Political Process (16,17,18)
Religious Liberty and the Scholarly Process (YR) (18)
Right to Education in U.S.: Real or Hollow? (SC) (16,17,18)
Separation of Church and State (17)
Slavery and the Constitution (SC) (17)
Supreme Court from Warren to Roberts (16,17,18)
Supreme Court Justices and the Art of Judging (16,17,18)
Supreme Court: October Term (16,17,18)
Tax Discrimination Seminar (18)
The U.S. President and Policymaking: History, Theory and Simulation (18)
Understanding Police Use of Force: Investigation and Litigation Concepts (SC) (17,18)
Virginia and the Constitution (SC) (16,17,18)
 

CLINICS

Appellate Litigation Clinic (YR) (16,17,18)
First Amendment Clinic (YR) (16,17)
Supreme Court Litigation Clinic (YR) (16,17,18)

 

Legal History

American Legal History Seminar (17,18)
An American Half-Century (16,17,18)
Civil War and the Constitution (18)
Colloquium in American Legal History (16)
Constitutional History I: American Revolution to 1865 (16,17)
Constitutional History II: The Twentieth Century (18)
Crime and Punishment (16,17)
English Legal History to 1776 (18)
Judicial Role in American History (16,17,18)
Legal History of the 1960s (16)
Legal History of the Founding Period (18)
Legal History Workshop (YR) (17,18)
Roman Law of Delict (SC) (16)
Roman Law of Family and Status (SC) (17)
Stocks to Cellblocks: American Punishment Since 1776 (SC) (16)
Twentieth Century Legal Thought (18)
Virginia and the Constitution (SC) (16,17,18)
World War I (18)
 

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