FIRST AMENDMENT SEMINAR
(LAWC-4019) - 2 UNITS

This seminar studies the First Amendment to the Constitution in
depth. Topics include contemporary debates regarding Freedom of
Speech and Press, as well as the Free Exercise and Non-Establishment
of Religion. Specific topics for discussion include freedom of
expression on the internet, campaign financing regulation, obscenity
and pornography, hate speech, and the power of the media to publish
information implicating national security. Grading involves a
combination of clasroom participation and a final paper.

Satisfies Writing Requirement  

Prerequisites:
None